Meaning of “gold” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /ɡəʊld/
Extra Examples
The price of gold reached its peak during the last recession.He wears a lot of gold.The region's rich mineral deposits include oil, gold, and aluminium.She uses gold and silver in her jewellery.The statues were all made of gold.

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)