Translation of "gilded" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˈɡɪl.dɪd/ us

covered with a thin layer of gold or a substance that looks like gold

The gilded dome of the cathedral rises above the city.
→ Synonym gilt adjective

literary rich or of a higher social class

The story revolves around the gilded youth of the 1920s and their glittering lifestyles.

(Translation of “gilded” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)