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gold

noun /ɡould/
(chemistry ) (symbol Au) an element, a precious yellow metal used for making jewellery/jewelry etc
oro
This watch is made of gold (also adjective) a gold watch.
coins, jewellery/jewelry etc made of gold.
oro
the colour/color of the metal
oro; dorado
the shades of brown and gold of autumn leaves (also adjective) a gold carpet.
golden adjective of gold or the colour/color of gold
dorado, de oro
golden hair.
(of a wedding anniversary, jubilee etc) fiftieth
de oro
They will celebrate their golden wedding (anniversary) next month.
goldfish noun ( plural goldfish) a small golden-yellow fish often kept as a pet
pez de colores
The child kept a goldfish in a bowl.
gold-leaf noun gold beaten into a very thin sheet
pan de oro
a brooch covered with gold-leaf.
gold medal noun in competitions, the medal awarded as first prize
medalla de oro
What are his chances of winning a gold medal at the Olympic Games?
goldmine noun a place where gold is mined.
mina de oro
a source of wealth or profit
mina (de oro)
That clothes shop is an absolute gold-mine.
goldrush noun a rush of people to a part of a country where gold has been discovered.
fiebre del oro
goldsmith noun a person who makes jewellery/jewelry, ornaments etc of gold.
orfebre
as good as gold very well-behaved
(bueno como) un ángel
The baby was as good as gold, and did not cry at all.
golden opportunity noun a very good opportunity
oportunidad de oro/única/excelente
This was a golden opportunity for her to gain some useful work experience.
(Definition of gold from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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