gold
noun.
coins made of gold
noun.
a deep yellow color
an amber light illuminated the room|he admired the gold of her hair
Synonym: amber
noun.
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
noun.
great wealth
Whilst that for which all virtue now is sold, and almost every vice--almighty gold
noun.
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
adj.
made from or covered with gold
gold coins|the gold dome of the Capitol|the golden calf|gilded icons
Synonym: gilded, golden
adj.
having the deep slightly brownish color of gold
long aureate (or golden) hair|a gold carpet