Gold - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a deep yellow color (syn: amber)
- a soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element; occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits; does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia (syn: au)
- great wealth
- something likened to the metal in brightness or preciousness or superiority etc.
- having the deep slightly brownish color of gold (syn: aureate, gilded, gilt, golden)
diamonds in a setting of 24-karat gold
What is the price of gold?
He made a gold.
So Australia gets the gold and Britain the silver.
She came to the party dripping with gold (=wearing a lot of gold).
The room was decorated in golds and blues.
Gold looks good on people with dark hair.
That car cost me a damn fortune, it could've been made of gold! разг.
He's got a real head of gold.
he admired the gold of her hair
Whilst that for which all virtue now is sold, and almost every vice--almighty gold
the child was as good as gold
she has a heart of gold
the gold dome of the Capitol
This is silver and that is gold.