gilt


gilt
Synonyms and related words:
acting, affectation, appearance, attitudinizing, aureate, auric, barrow, beige, bluff, bluffing, blunt, boar, boodle, brass, brassy, bravery, brazen, bread, bronze, bronzy, bucks, buff, buff-yellow, cabbage, canary, canary-yellow, cheating, chiffon, chips, citron, citron-yellow, clinquant, color, coloring, copper, coppery, cream, creamy, cupreous, cuprous, deception, delusion, dinero, disguise, dissemblance, dissembling, dissimulation, dough, ecru, facade, face, fakery, faking, fallow, false air, false front, false show, falsity, feigning, feint, ferrous, ferruginous, festoons, finery, flaxen, folderol, foofaraw, four-flushing, fraud, frilliness, frilling, frills, frills and furbelows, frippery, front, froufrou, fuss, gaiety, gaudery, gelt, gilded, gilding, gingerbread, gloss, gold, gold-colored, gold-filled, gold-plated, golden, grease, green, green stuff, hog, humbug, humbuggery, imposture, iron, ironlike, jack, kale, lead, leaden, lemon, lemon-yellow, luteolous, lutescent, masquerade, mazuma, mercurial, mercurous, meretriciousness, moolah, mopus, nickel, nickelic, nickeline, ocherish, ocherous, ochery, ochreous, ochroid, ochrous, ochry, oil of palms, ointment, oof, ooftish, or, ostentation, outward show, paste, pewter, pewtery, pig, piggy, piglet, pigling, pinchbeck, playacting, porker, pose, posing, posture, pretense, pretension, pretext, primrose, primrose-colored, primrose-yellow, quicksilver, razorback, representation, rhino, rocks, saffron, saffron-colored, saffron-yellow, sallow, sand-colored, sandy, seeming, semblance, sham, shekels, shoat, show, silver, silver-plated, silvery, simoleons, simulacrum, simulation, sow, speciousness, spondulics, steel, steely, straw, straw-colored, suckling pig, sugar, superfluity, swine, the needful, tin, tinny, tinsel, trappings, trickery, trumpery, tusker, varnish, wampum, wild boar, window dressing, xanthic, xanthous, yellow, yellowish

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  • Gilt — Gilt, p. p. & a. Gilded; covered with gold; of the color of gold; golden yellow. Gilt hair Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gilt — Gilt, n. 1. Gold, or that which resembles gold, laid on the surface of a thing; gilding. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Money. [Obs.] The gilt of France. Shak …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gilt — Gilt, es una abreviatura anglosajona del término gilt edged security, con el que se designa a los valores de máxima solvencia que son equiparables al oro. Se trata exclusivamente de deuda pública soberana emitida o garantizada por los gobiernos… …   Wikipedia Español

  • gilt — n a young female swine * * * (gilt) a female pig that is intended for breeding but has not yet given birth …   Medical dictionary

  • gilt — gilt1 [gilt] vt. alt. pt. & pp. of GILD1 adj. overlaid with gilding n. GILDING gilt2 [gilt] n. [ME gilte < ON gyltr: for IE base see GELD1] a young female pig; immatu …   English World dictionary

  • Gilt — Gilt, n. [See {Geld}, v. t.] (Zo[ o]l.) A female pig, when young. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gilt — Gilt, imp. & p. p. of {Gild}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

  • gilt — (adj.) c.1400, pp. of M.E. gilden, from O.E. gyldan (see GILD (Cf. gild)). Also used as a noun with a sense of gilding (early 15c.) …   Etymology dictionary

  • gilt — edged security …   Accounting dictionary

  • gilt — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ covered thinly with gold leaf or gold paint. ► NOUN 1) gold leaf or gold paint applied in a thin layer to a surface. 2) (gilts) fixed interest loan securities issued by the UK government. ORIGIN archaic past participle of GILD(Cf.… …   English terms dictionary