Synonyms and related words:
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

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  • gilded — 1560s (late O.E. had gegylde); in modern use the more dignified pp. of GILD (Cf. gild) (q.v.). Shakespeare s lilies were never gilded; the quote ( King John, iv.2) is, To gild refined gold, to paint the lily …   Etymology dictionary

  • gilded — gilded; un·gilded; …   English syllables

  • Gilded — Gild Gild (g[i^]ld), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Gilded} or {Gilt} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Gilding}.] [AS. gyldan, from gold gold. [root]234. See {Gold}.] 1. To overlay with a thin covering of gold; to cover with a golden color; to cause to look like gold …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gilded — adjective 1. having the deep slightly brownish color of gold (Freq. 2) long aureate (or golden) hair a gold carpet • Syn: ↑aureate, ↑gilt, ↑gold, ↑golden • Similar to: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • gilded — adj. Gilded is used with these nouns: ↑youth …   Collocations dictionary

  • gilded — gild|ed [ gıldəd ] adjective 1. ) covered with a very thin layer of gold: a gilded frame 2. ) shining like gold …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • gilded — UK [ˈɡɪldɪd] / US [ˈɡɪldəd] adjective 1) covered with a very thin layer of gold a gilded frame 2) shining like gold …   English dictionary

  • gilded — /ˈgɪldəd/ (say gilduhd) adjective 1. covered or enhanced with gold, or something coloured gold. 2. having a superficially showy and attractive exterior, covering something of little worth. –phrase 3. gilded youth, a. a young man of wealth and… …   Australian English dictionary

  • gilded — /gil did/, adj. 1. covered or highlighted with gold or something of a golden color. 2. having a pleasing or showy appearance that conceals something of little worth. [bef. 1000; GILD1 + ED2; r. ME gild, OE gegyld] * * * …   Universalium

  • gilded — adjective a) Having the color or quality of gold. b) Made of gold or covered by a thin layer of gold …   Wiktionary

  • Gilded — Позолоченный …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии