gilt-edged

adjective
\ˈgilt-ˌejd \
variants: or gilt-edge \ˈgilt-ˈej \

Definition of gilt-edged 

1 : having a gilt edge

2 : of the best quality or rating gilt-edged securities

First Known Use of gilt-edged

1818, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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gilt-edged

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English Language Learners Definition of gilt-edged

: having the best quality or rating

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