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Meanings and phrases

golden

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. having the deep slightly brownish color of gold; aureate; gilded; gilt; gold
  2. marked by peace and prosperity; halcyon; prosperous
  3. made from or covered with gold; gold; gilded
  4. supremely favored; fortunate
  5. suggestive of gold
  6. presaging or likely to bring good luck; favorable; favourable; lucky; prosperous

Alpine golden chain

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an ornamental shrub or tree of the genus Laburnum; Scotch laburnum; Laburnum alpinum

Golden Age

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (classical mythology) the first and best age of the world, a time of ideal happiness, prosperity, and innocence; by extension, any flourishing and outstanding period

Golden Delicious

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a sweet eating apple with yellow skin; Yellow Delicious

Golden Fleece

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. in Greek mythology, a fleece of gold owned by the king of Colchis and guarded in a sacred grove by a dragon; recovered by Jason and the Argonauts

Golden Gate

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a strait in western California that connects the San Francisco Bay with the Pacific Ocean; discovered in 1579 by Sir Francis Drake

Golden Gate Bridge

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a suspension bridge across the Golden Gate

Golden Horde

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a Mongolian army that swept over eastern Europe in the 13th century

Golden Rule

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a command based on Jesus' words in the Sermon on the Mount; (Matthew 7:12)

Golden State

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a state in the western United States on the Pacific; the 3rd largest state; known for earthquakes; California; CA; Calif.

Grimes ' golden

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. yellow apple that ripens in late autumn; eaten raw

Maryland golden aster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. perennial golden aster of southeastern United States; Chrysopsis mariana

dwarf golden chinkapin

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. evergreen shrub similar to golden chinkapin; mountains of California; Chrysolepis sempervirens

golden age

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a time period when some activity or skill was at its peak
  2. any period (sometimes imaginary) of great peace and prosperity and happiness
E.g.
  • This was the beginning of the club's golden age.
  • The 19th century was the golden age of bush ballads.

golden ager

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an elderly person; oldster; old person; senior citizen

golden algae

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. algae having the pigments chlorophyll and carotene and xanthophyll

golden aster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several shrubby herbs or subshrubs of the genus Chrysopsis having bright golden-yellow flower heads that resemble asters; throughout much of United States and into Canada

golden barrel cactus

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large cactus of east central Mexico having golden to pale yellow flowers and spines; Echinocactus grusonii

golden boy

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a man who is unusually successful at an early age; wonder boy

golden buttons

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. common perennial aromatic herb native to Eurasia having buttonlike yellow flower heads and bitter-tasting pinnate leaves sometimes used medicinally; tansy; scented fern; Tanacetum vulgare

golden calf

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (Old Testament) an idol made by Aaron for the Israelites to worship; destroyed by Moses; it is now used to refer to anything worshipped undeservedly

golden calla

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several callas of the genus Zantedeschia having yellow spathes

golden chain

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an ornamental shrub or tree of the genus Laburnum; often cultivated for Easter decorations; common laburnum; golden rain; Laburnum anagyroides

golden chinkapin

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small ornamental evergreen tree of Pacific Coast whose glossy yellow-green leaves are yellow beneath; bears edible nuts; giant chinkapin; Chrysolepis chrysophylla; Castanea chrysophylla; Castanopsis chrysophylla

golden clematis

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Chinese clematis with serrate leaves and large yellow flowers; Clematis tangutica

golden club

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. aquatic plant of the southeastern United States having blue-green leaves and a spadix resembling a club covered with tiny yellow flowers; Orontium aquaticum

golden crown beard

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. coarse greyish-green annual yellow-flowered herb; southwestern United States to Mexico; cowpen daisy; golden crownbeard; butter daisy; Verbesina encelioides; Ximenesia encelioides

golden crownbeard

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. coarse greyish-green annual yellow-flowered herb; southwestern United States to Mexico; cowpen daisy; golden crown beard; butter daisy; Verbesina encelioides; Ximenesia encelioides

golden cup

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. native of Mexican highlands grown for its glossy clear yellow flowers and blue-grey finely dissected foliage; Mexican tulip poppy; Hunnemania fumariifolia

golden eagle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. large eagle of mountainous regions of the northern hemisphere having a golden-brown head and neck; Aquila chrysaetos
E.g.
  • There is one record of a golden eagle predating a Brown bear cub.
  • He is saved by Hakar, a Bestial golden eagle, who takes him to Treen.
  • The coat of arms of Averara shows two brick towers and a golden eagle.

golden everlasting

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Australian plant naturalized in Spain having flowers of lemon yellow to deep gold; the frequent choice of those who love dried flowers; strawflower; yellow paper daisy; Helichrysum bracteatum

golden fairy lantern

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. globe lily having open branched clusters of clear yellow egg-shaped flowers; northern California; yellow globe lily; Calochortus amabilis

golden fern

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tropical American fern having fronds with light golden undersides; Pityrogramma calomelanos aureoflava
  2. stout tropical swamp fern (especially tropical America) having large fronds with golden yellow sporangia covering the undersides; leather fern; Acrostichum aureum

golden fig

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a strangler tree native to southern Florida and West Indies; begins as an epiphyte eventually developing many thick aerial roots and covering enormous areas; Florida strangler fig; strangler fig; wild fig; Ficus aurea

golden glow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. very tall branching herb with showy much-doubled yellow flower heads; double gold; hortensia; Rudbeckia laciniata hortensia

golden gram

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. erect bushy annual widely cultivated in warm regions of India and Indonesia and United States for forage and especially its edible seeds; chief source of bean sprouts used in Chinese cookery; sometimes placed in genus Phaseolus; mung; mung bean; green gram; Vigna radiata; Phaseolus aureus

golden groundsel

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. weedy herb of the eastern United States to Texas having golden-yellow flowers; sometimes becomes invasive; sometimes placed in genus Senecio; golden ragwort; Packera aurea; Senecio aureus

golden hamster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small light-colored hamster often kept as a pet; Syrian hamster; Mesocricetus auratus

golden handshake

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a lucrative severance agreement offered to an employee (usually as an incentive to retire)

golden heather

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. North American decumbent evergreen heathlike plant with yellow flowers; false heather; Hudsonia ericoides

golden honey plant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. perennial herb with showy yellow flowers; the eastern United States; wingstem; golden ironweed; yellow ironweed; Verbesina alternifolia; Actinomeris alternifolia

golden ironweed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. perennial herb with showy yellow flowers; the eastern United States; wingstem; yellow ironweed; golden honey plant; Verbesina alternifolia; Actinomeris alternifolia

golden larch

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Chinese deciduous conifer resembling a larch with golden yellow leaves; Pseudolarix amabilis

golden maidenhair

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. mat-forming lithophytic or terrestrial fern with creeping rootstocks and large pinnatifid fronds found throughout North America and Europe and Africa and east Asia; common polypody; adder's fern; wall fern; golden polypody; sweet fern; Polypodium vulgare

golden marguerite

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. Eurasian perennial herb with hairy divided leaves and yellow flowers; naturalized in North America; yellow chamomile; dyers' chamomile; Anthemis tinctoria

golden mean

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the middle between extremes
  2. the proportional relation between two divisions of line or two dimension of a plane figure such that short : long :: long : (short + long); golden section

golden mole

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. mole of southern Africa having iridescent guard hairs mixed with the underfur

golden oak mushroom

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. edible east Asian mushroom having a golden or dark brown to blackish cap and an inedible stipe; shiitake; shiitake mushroom; Chinese black mushroom; Oriental black mushroom; Lentinus edodes

golden oldie

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a song that was formerly popular; oldie

golden oriole

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. bright yellow songbird with black wings; Oriolus oriolus

golden parachute

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. giving top executives lucrative benefits that must be paid by the acquirer if they are discharged after a takeover

golden pea

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. western United States bushy herb having yellow pea-like flowers; false lupine; yellow pea; Thermopsis macrophylla

golden pheasant

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. brightly colored crested pheasant of mountains of western and central Asia; Chrysolophus pictus

golden pholiota

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a beautiful yellow gilled fungus found from Alaska south along the coast; Pholiota aurea

golden plover

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. plovers of Europe and America having the backs marked with golden-yellow spots

golden polypody

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. mat-forming lithophytic or terrestrial fern with creeping rootstocks and large pinnatifid fronds found throughout North America and Europe and Africa and east Asia; common polypody; adder's fern; wall fern; golden maidenhair; sweet fern; Polypodium vulgare
  2. tropical American fern with brown scaly rhizomes cultivated for its large deeply lobed deep bluish-green fronds; sometimes placed in genus Polypodium; serpent fern; rabbit's-foot fern; Phlebodium aureum; Polypodium aureum

golden pothos

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. evergreen liana widely cultivated for its variegated foliage; pothos; ivy arum; Epipremnum aureum; Scindapsus aureus

golden potto

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a kind of lemur; angwantibo; Arctocebus calabarensis

golden ragwort

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. weedy herb of the eastern United States to Texas having golden-yellow flowers; sometimes becomes invasive; sometimes placed in genus Senecio; golden groundsel; Packera aurea; Senecio aureus

golden rain

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an ornamental shrub or tree of the genus Laburnum; often cultivated for Easter decorations; common laburnum; golden chain; Laburnum anagyroides

golden retriever

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. an English breed having a long silky golden coat

golden rule

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any important rule

golden saxifrage

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of various low aquatic herbs of the genus Chrysosplenium; golden spleen

golden seal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. perennial herb of northeastern United States having a thick knotted yellow rootstock and large rounded leaves; goldenseal; yellow root; turmeric root; Hydrastis Canadensis

golden section

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the proportional relation between two divisions of line or two dimension of a plane figure such that short : long :: long : (short + long); golden mean

golden shiner

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. shiner of eastern North America having golden glints; sometimes also called `bream'; Notemigonus crysoleucas

golden shower tree

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. deciduous or semi-evergreen tree having scented sepia to yellow flowers in drooping racemes and pods whose pulp is used medicinally; tropical Asia and Central and South America and Australia; drumstick tree; purging cassia; pudding pipe tree; canafistola; canafistula; Cassia fistula

golden spleen

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of various low aquatic herbs of the genus Chrysosplenium; golden saxifrage

golden star

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. California plant having grasslike leaves and showy orange flowers; golden stars; Bloomeria crocea

golden stars

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. California plant having grasslike leaves and showy orange flowers; golden star; Bloomeria crocea

golden syrup

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a pale cane syrup; treacle

golden thistle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several spiny Mediterranean herbs of the genus Scolymus having yellow flower heads

golden thread

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. low-growing perennial of North America woodlands having trifoliate leaves and yellow rootstock and white flowers; goldthread; Coptis groenlandica; Coptis trifolia groenlandica

golden trumpet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. vigorous evergreen climbing plant of South America having glossy leathery foliage and golden yellow flowers; common allamanda; Allamanda cathartica

golden warbler

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. yellow-throated American wood warbler; yellow warbler; yellowbird; Dendroica petechia

golden wattle

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. shrubby Australian tree having clusters of fragrant golden yellow flowers; widely cultivated as an ornamental; Acacia pycnantha
n.
  1. the 50th wedding anniversary

golden willow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. European willow having greyish leaves and yellow-orange twigs used in basketry; Salix alba vitellina; Salix vitellina

golden wonder millet

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. millet having yellow grains in large drooping spikes; German millet; Setaria italica stramineofructa

golden yarrow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. greyish woolly leafy perennial with branched stems ending in leafless stalks bearing golden-yellow flower heads; dry areas western North America; Eriophyllum lanatum

golden years

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the time of life after retirement from active work
E.g.
  • A person's most valued or most successful latter years are sometimes considered "golden years".
  • Kathleen Morgan from the "Daily Record" commented "The wedding video brought back memories of the soap's golden years".
  • Towards the end, the story is flash-forwarded to the future, in which Bruce Wayne and Selina Kyle are a married couple in their golden years.

grass-leaved golden aster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of golden aster

hairy golden aster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. hairy perennial with yellow flower heads in branched clusters; found almost everywhere in dry places from Canada to west central and western United States; sometimes placed in genus Chrysopsis; prairie golden aster; Heterotheca villosa; Chrysopsis villosa

hoary golden bush

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. western American shrubs having white felted foliage and yellow flowers that become red-purple; Hazardia cana

little golden zinnia

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. subshrub having short leafy stems and numerous small flower heads with nearly round yellow-orange rays; Arizona south to Mexico and east to Kansas; Zinnia grandiflora

prairie golden aster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. hairy perennial with yellow flower heads in branched clusters; found almost everywhere in dry places from Canada to west central and western United States; sometimes placed in genus Chrysopsis; hairy golden aster; Heterotheca villosa; Chrysopsis villosa

sickleweed golden aster

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a variety of golden aster

stemless golden weed

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. dark green erect herb of northwestern United States and southwestern Canada having stiff leaves in dense tufts and yellow flower heads; sometimes placed in genus Haplopappus; Stenotus acaulis; Haplopappus acaulis

golden era

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Thus a golden era of wines of Ticino began.
  • This was the golden era of Radio Ceylon.
  • This was golden era in club history.

golden yellow

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The golden yellow color is attributed to Fe ions.
  • At the edges are golden yellow stripes wide.
  • The specific epithet "auripes" means "golden yellow foot".

golden eagles

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Adults are sometimes preyed on by golden eagles.
  • This territory also contains a variety of fauna like, such as golden eagles.
  • Due to this, bald eagles often outnumber golden eagles at attractive food sources.

golden ratio

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • the diagonals are in the ratio of the golden ratio.
  • The golden ratio is key to the golden-section search.
  • Thus = φ + 1, confirming that is indeed the golden ratio.

golden jubilee

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It celebrated its golden jubilee in the year 2013.
  • In 2007, the 50th anniversary was celebrated with special golden jubilee activities.
  • In March 1981, the School celebrated the golden jubilee of social work education at Wayne State.

golden goal

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The golden goal!
  • Opoku added a golden goal in a victory over Portland on 2 October, the eighth game-winning goal of his career.
  • In college play, a seven-aside overtime period consists of a 10-minute golden goal period with seven players for each team.

golden brown

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The grass becomes orange, red, or golden brown at maturity.
  • Fry until just golden brown.
  • The coat is golden brown.
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