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English definition of “golden”

golden

adjective
 
 
/ˈɡəʊldən/
COLOUR A2 being a bright yellow colour: bright golden hairLess common coloursCommon coloursHair colour
METAL literary A2 made of gold or like gold: a golden ringMineralogy
a golden opportunity B2 a very exciting and good opportunityOpportunity Freedom to act
(Definition of golden from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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