gold medal

noun

Definition of gold medal

: a medal made of gold that is awarded as the prize for first place in a sports competition
  • He won three gold medals in the Olympics.

Word by Word Definitions

gold play
  1. : a yellow malleable ductile metallic element that occurs chiefly free or in a few minerals and is used especially in coins, jewelry, and dentures — see Chemical Elements Table

  2. : gold coins

  3. : a gold piece

  1. : qualifying for a gold record

medal play
  1. : a small usually metal object bearing a religious emblem or picture

  2. : a piece of metal often resembling a coin and having a stamped design that is issued to commemorate a person or event or awarded for excellence or achievement

  1. : to win a medal


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