Significado de “silver” - en el Diccionario Inglés

silver en inglés británico

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silvernoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈsɪl.vər/ us /ˈsɪl.vɚ/

A2 symbol Ag a chemical element that is a valuable shiny, white metal, used for making cutlery (= knives, spoons, etc.), jewellery, coins, and decorative objects:

We gave them a dish made of solid silver as a wedding present.
Cleaning the silver (= silver objects) is a dirty job.
Shall we use the silver (= knives, spoons, plates, etc. made of silver) for dinner tonight?
UK I need some silver (= coins made of silver or a metal of similar appearance) for the ticket machine in the car park.

also silver medal [ C ] a small disc of silver, or a metal that looks like silver, that is given to the person who comes second in a competition, especially in a sport:

Great Britain won (a) silver/a silver medal in the javelin.

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uk /ˈsɪl.vər/ us /ˈsɪl.vɚ/

A2 made of silver, or of the colour of silver:

a silver ring
My grandmother has silver hair.

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silververb [ T often passive ]

uk /ˈsɪl.vər/ us /ˈsɪl.vɚ/

(Definición de silver del Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

silver en inglés americano

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silvernoun [ U ]

us /ˈsɪl·vər/

silver noun [ U ] (METAL)

a white metal that is highly valued and used esp. in utensils, jewelry, coins, and decorative objects

adjective us /ˈsɪl·vər/

a silver tray

silveradjective, noun [ U ]

us /ˈsɪl·vər/

silver adjective, noun [ U ] (COLOR)

(of) a bright gray-white color:

silver hair
The book jacket was printed in silver and black.

(Definición de silver del Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)