silver-plate


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sil·ver-plate

(sĭl′vər-plāt′)
tr.v. sil·ver-plat·ed, sil·ver-plat·ing, sil·ver-plates
To coat (an object) with a thin layer of silver, especially by electroplating.
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silver-plate


Past participle: silver-plated
Gerund: silver-plating

Imperative
silver-plate
silver-plate
Present
I silver-plate
you silver-plate
he/she/it silver-plates
we silver-plate
you silver-plate
they silver-plate
Preterite
I silver-plated
you silver-plated
he/she/it silver-plated
we silver-plated
you silver-plated
they silver-plated
Present Continuous
I am silver-plating
you are silver-plating
he/she/it is silver-plating
we are silver-plating
you are silver-plating
they are silver-plating
Present Perfect
I have silver-plated
you have silver-plated
he/she/it has silver-plated
we have silver-plated
you have silver-plated
they have silver-plated
Past Continuous
I was silver-plating
you were silver-plating
he/she/it was silver-plating
we were silver-plating
you were silver-plating
they were silver-plating
Past Perfect
I had silver-plated
you had silver-plated
he/she/it had silver-plated
we had silver-plated
you had silver-plated
they had silver-plated
Future
I will silver-plate
you will silver-plate
he/she/it will silver-plate
we will silver-plate
you will silver-plate
they will silver-plate
Future Perfect
I will have silver-plated
you will have silver-plated
he/she/it will have silver-plated
we will have silver-plated
you will have silver-plated
they will have silver-plated
Future Continuous
I will be silver-plating
you will be silver-plating
he/she/it will be silver-plating
we will be silver-plating
you will be silver-plating
they will be silver-plating
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been silver-plating
you have been silver-plating
he/she/it has been silver-plating
we have been silver-plating
you have been silver-plating
they have been silver-plating
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been silver-plating
you will have been silver-plating
he/she/it will have been silver-plating
we will have been silver-plating
you will have been silver-plating
they will have been silver-plating
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been silver-plating
you had been silver-plating
he/she/it had been silver-plating
we had been silver-plating
you had been silver-plating
they had been silver-plating
Conditional
I would silver-plate
you would silver-plate
he/she/it would silver-plate
we would silver-plate
you would silver-plate
they would silver-plate
Past Conditional
I would have silver-plated
you would have silver-plated
he/she/it would have silver-plated
we would have silver-plated
you would have silver-plated
they would have silver-plated
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.silver-plate - plate with silver; "silverplate a watch"
plate - coat with a layer of metal; "plate spoons with silver"
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Translations

silver-plate

[ˌsɪlvəˈpleɪt] VTplatear
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