Golden - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈɡoʊldən|  American pronunciation of the word golden
Brit.  |ˈɡəʊld(ə)n|  British pronunciation of the word golden

adjective

- having the deep slightly brownish color of gold(syn: aureate, gilded, gilt, gold)
- marked by peace and prosperity(syn: halcyon, prosperous)
- made from or covered with gold(syn: gilded, gold)
- supremely favored(syn: fortunate)
- suggestive of gold
- presaging or likely to bring good luck or a good outcome (syn: favorable, favourable, lucky, prosperous)

Examples

The memoir recounts the golden times in her life.

...this may be your golden moment to impress a baseball scout, so don't blow it...

golden lads and girls all must / like chimney sweepers come to dust

Trying to find a golden mean between doing too little and doing too much

...the golden age of Dutch culture was roughly coextensive with the Netherlands' reign as a world power...

...the golden rule is often cited as the epitome of moral conduct: “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you”...

...San Francisco's famed Golden Gate Bridge....

The Golden Gate Bridge is a famous landmark in San Francisco.

...a woman who claimed to be the love child of two of Hollywood's most beloved stars during its golden age...

...a little girl with perfect, golden ringlets...

...a book that is an argosy of stories and legends about the golden age of Hollywood...

The big red curtain was caught up with a golden rope.

Golden Horde

I took the print of the golden age.

Cook the pastry until it is crisp and golden.

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