Meaning of “gold” - Learner’s Dictionary

gold

noun uk us /ɡəʊld/
METAL [ U ]

A2 a valuable, shiny, yellow metal used to make coins and jewellery (symbol Au)

PRIZE [ C, U ]

a gold medal (= a small, round disc given to someone for winning a race or competition)

(Definition of “gold noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)