What does gilded mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aureate, gilded, gilt, gold, golden(adj)

    having the deep slightly brownish color of gold

    "long aureate (or golden) hair"; "a gold carpet"

  2. gilded, meretricious, specious(adj)

    based on pretense; deceptively pleasing

    "the gilded and perfumed but inwardly rotten nobility"; "meretricious praise"; "a meretricious argument"

  3. deluxe, gilded, grand, luxurious, opulent, princely, sumptuous(adj)

    rich and superior in quality

    "a princely sum"; "gilded dining rooms"

  4. gold, golden, gilded(adj)

    made from or covered with gold

    "gold coins"; "the gold dome of the Capitol"; "the golden calf"; "gilded icons"

Wiktionary

  1. gilded(Adjective)

    Having the color or quality of gold.

  2. gilded(Adjective)

    Made of gold or covered by a thin layer of gold.

  3. gilded(Adjective)

    Having a falsely pleasant appearance; sugarcoated.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gilded

    of Gild

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gilded in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gilded in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of gilded in a Sentence

  1. Mark Twain:

    He would come in and say he changed his mind -- which was a gilded figure of speech, because he didn't have any.

  2. Dr. Jose P. Rizal:

    Fate presented itself to some like a chinese fan--one side black, the other side gilded with flowers. (Noli Me Tangere)

  3. Robyn Barnard:

    A gilded cage is still a cage, there are locks on the doors, there is no freedom of movement. It is for all intents and purposes a prison.

  4. Waleed Shahid:

    Breaking up and regulating the Big Tech monopolies will put many of these Democrats in conflict with some of their big money donors — so Big Tech's definitely a way to help prove Matt Stoller grassroots credentials, democrats need to be leading on anti-monopoly issues in order to put an end to a second Gilded Age for those on top and misery for the rest of us.

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