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goldenadjective

 us   /ˈɡoʊl·dən/

golden adjective (WITH AN ADVANTAGE)

advantageous, successful, or promising: the golden days of youth They had several golden opportunities (= especially good opportunities) to score.

golden adjective (OF A COLOR)

of a color that looks like gold; yellow; warm light brown : Bake about seven minutes, or until golden.

golden adjective (OF METAL)

[not gradable] made of gold: a golden chain
Translations of “golden”
in Korean 금빛의…
in Arabic ذَهَبي…
in Portuguese dourado…
in Catalan daurat…
in Japanese 金の, 金色の…
in Italian d’oro, dorato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 金, 金質的,金的, 金色(的)…
in Russian золотистый, золотой…
in Turkish altın sarısı, altından yapılma, altın…
in Chinese (Simplified) 金, 金质的,金的, 金色(的)…
in Polish złocisty, złoty…
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