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OVERVIEW OF NOUN GOLD

1) gold: coins made of gold

2) amber, gold: a deep yellow color; “an amber light illuminated the room”; “he admired the gold wedding ring

3) gold, Au, atomic number : 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

Image of gold
Image of gold

4) gold: great wealth; “Whilst that for which all virtue now is sold, and almost every vice–almighty gold”–Ben Jonson

5) gold: something likened to the metal in brightness or preciousness or superiority etc.; “the child was as good as gold”; “she has a heart of gold”

OVERVIEW OF ADJECTIVE GOLD

1) gold, golden, gilded: made from or covered with gold; “gold coins”; “the gold dome of the Capitol”; “the golden calf”; “gilded icons”

2) aureate, gilded, gilt, gold, golden: having the deep slightly brownish color of gold; “long aureate (or golden) hair”; “a gold carpet”

noun gold has 5 sense(s) (first 3 from tagged texts)


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