Examples of gold leaf in a Sentence
a frame covered with gold leaf
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Poking along at about 20 mph in his rental car, the tourist was peering at our hills of orange and crimson and gold leaves while simultaneously looking for a place to pull over to snap a photo.
Trump turned Mar-a-Lago into a private club in 1995 and built a 20,000-square-foot ballroom with $7 million in gold leaf.
The look’s columnar elements and delicate drapery evoked the antique, so Rebecca topped the look with a laurel wreath–inspired headpiece, by Israeli jeweler Keren Wolf, which was a delicate crown of tiny gold leaves and pearls.
All the pieces use clay, glaze, gold leaf, wax encaustic and other materials to create hybrid worlds and creatures, transforming human figures into hanging gardens and vice versa.
It was encased by a huge, off-kilter rectangular frame, to which one of Castle’s craftsmen was, uncharacteristically, applying gold leaf.
The theater is intimate sized, with complex trim in classical styles, outlined with gold leaf.
An anthropomorphic Confederate flag in colored pencil on a gold leaf background by Bailey Scieszka weeps copious tears as it is stabbed with a blade and set on fire.
Skirt and stole are trimmed in gold, piercings indicate the statue once wore earrings, and what look at first like scratches in the red skirt prove to be the outlines of large lotus flowers made with narrow strips of heavy gold leaf.
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First Known Use of gold leaf
GOLD LEAF Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of gold leaf for English Language Learners
: a very thin sheet of gold used especially to decorate a surface
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