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1. (Metallurgy) a thin coating of gold, usually produced by electroplating
2. (Ceramics) vessels or utensils made of gold
1. tableware or containers made of gold.
2. a plating, esp. electroplating, of gold.
v.t. -plat•ed, -plat•ing.
to coat (base metal) with gold, esp. by electroplating.
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|Noun||1.||gold plate - tableware that is plated with gold |
tableware - articles for use at the table (dishes and silverware and glassware)
|2.||gold plate - a thin plating of gold on something|
|Verb||1.||gold plate - plate with gold; "goldplate a watch"|
plate - coat with a layer of metal; "plate spoons with silver"