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Meaning of GILDED

Pronunciation:  'gildid

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  1. [adj]  having the deep slightly brownish color of gold; "long aureate (or golden) hair"; "a gold carpet"
  2. [adj]  made from or covered with gold; "gold coins"; "the gold dome of the Capitol"; "the golden calf"; "gilded icons"
  3. [adj]  rich and superior in quality; "a princely sum"; "gilded dining rooms"
  4. [adj]  based on pretense; deceptively pleasing; "the gilded and perfumed but inwardly rotten nobility"; "meretricious praise"; "a meretricious argument"

GILDED is a 6 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: aureate, chromatic, deluxe, gilt, gold, golden, insincere, luxurious, meretricious, metal(a), metallic, opulent, princely, rich, specious, sumptuous



Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: apparent, aureate, auric, beige, buff, buff-yellow, canary, canary-yellow, citron, citron-yellow, colorable, colored, cream, creamy, ecru, fallow, flaxen, gilt, gold, gold-colored, golden, lemon, lemon-yellow, luteolous, lutescent, meretricious, ocherish, ocherous, ochery, ochreous, ochroid, ochrous, ochry, or, ostensible, plausible, primrose, primrose-colored, primrose-yellow, saffron, saffron-colored, saffron-yellow, sallow, sand-colored, sandy, seeming, specious, straw, straw-colored, tinsel, xanthic, xanthous, yellow, yellowish