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  • adj. Alternative spelling of silver-plated.

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Examples

  • I flashed the silverplated pistol and yelled, "Nobody move!"

    Makes Me Wanna Holler

  • Prize; Prize Value: Pair of earrings made from handpainted Guatemalan turtle beads and silverplated earwires; Worth $4.50

    Win Guatemalan Turtle Earrings from lachapina (Ends 10/15)

  • Wrapped in a bundle of muslin were the rest of the fabrics Eleanor had used the previous day, the two crazy patch diamonds Miss Langley had made, and her favorite sewing shears, the silverplated, heron-shaped scissors.

    The Quilter's Legacy

  • Inside was nestled a pair of silverplated scissors fashioned in the shape of a heron.

    The Quilter's Legacy

  • Sarah's gift—the silverplated scissors Sylvia had so often seen in her mother's hand—had flooded her mind with images and conversations long forgotten and a warmth of remembered love.

    The Quilter's Legacy

  • His steam-launch, with its silverplated rails, striped silk awning, and mahogany decks, was a new toy which Findlayson had found horribly in the way when the Rao came to look at the bridge works.

    The Day's Work - Volume 1

  • Englishman turns up his nose at the gilded shows of American society, and the American sniffs when he finds that the door-scraper of some great London house is only silverplated instead of being solid, and that the carpets are at least two years old.

    Doctor Claudius, A True Story

  • Among the objects that will be installed in the drawers are: American and Hopi ceramic tiles; Mexican pottery stamps; jewelry and other ornaments from Native and South American cultures; Modernist jewelry; silverplated flatware and serving pieces; Spanish Colonial devotional objects; American portrait and mourning miniatures; commemorative medals; and embroidery.

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  • Frank Rich takes a look at how the usual suspects are spit polishing the Bush legacy in a failing effort to remove the tarnish from the silverplated platter of propaganda and outright lies.

    The Impolitic

  • The modern wedgewood sterling pattern lidded teapot comes with a single cup and saucer as well as a silverplated bud vase.

    Lead Stories from AOL

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