gold leaf

noun

Definition of gold leaf

  1. :  an extremely thin sheet of gold that is used especially for gilding

Examples of gold leaf in a sentence

  1. a frame covered with gold leaf

Circa 1741

First Known Use of gold leaf

circa 1741


GOLD LEAF Defined for English Language Learners

gold leaf

noun

Definition of gold leaf for English Language Learners

  • : a very thin sheet of gold used especially to decorate a surface


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