chromium-plated love

chromium-plated

Definitions

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  • adjective Plated with chromium

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Gordon Crovitz Information Age: "Technology Rewrites the Fourth Amendment," Nov. 14 urges the Supreme Court to move away from old-geezer notions of privacy and into the fully illuminated, chromium-plated world of digital technology.

    Technology Opens Those Castle Doors

  • He wrote to his mother that he now found the city “slick and chromium-plated and fast and efficient and unpleasant.”

    Storyteller

  • New troops arriving in Vietnam had been trained on the rifle, cleaning gear was available, and the rifles now had chromium-plated bores and the new buffer.

    The Gun

  • For example, he called Madonna's chromium-plated coffee table book SEX "a Commonplace book for our day, by the Daisy Ashford of the 1990s, as filled with homilies and naive dreams as the diary of any Victorian young lady."

    Ballard Gone: World at Half Mast

  • For example, he called Madonna's chromium-plated coffee table book SEX "a Commonplace book for our day, by the Daisy Ashford of the 1990s, as filled with homilies and naive dreams as the diary of any Victorian young lady."

    Archive 2009-04-19

  • Two chromium-plated show windows display, in colour, representations of life in the R.A.F. at home and abroad.

    S R Boldero

  • Inside was a jumble of chromium-plated bits of metal, hunks of broken glass, a large slab of dented mud guard, and a sheaf of the inevitable evidence envelopes.

    The Moor

  • Inside was a jumble of chromium-plated bits of metal, hunks of broken glass, a large slab of dented mud guard, and a sheaf of the inevitable evidence envelopes.

    A Letter of Mary

  • Among them was a small chromium-plated tube about three inches long with a loop of chain running from one end to the other.

    For Kicks

  • All I could see was the drinks compartment in Humber's monster car, with the rack of ice-picks, tongs, and little miscellaneous chromium-plated objects.

    For Kicks

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