gold-plate
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gold-plate(
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (jewelry)
a. bañar en oro
Margot had her watch gold-plated.Margot mandó que le bañaran el reloj en oro.
b. chapar en oro
That tray was gold-plated back in 1930. It belonged to my grandmother.Esa bandeja fue chapada en oro en 1930. Perteneció a mi abuela.
c. enchapar en oro
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
We can gold-plate the bracelet for you if you want, ma'am.Podemos enchapar en oro el brazalete si lo desea, señora.
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