old gold

noun

Definition of old gold

: a dark yellow

Examples of old gold in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In 2018, a 2,200-year-old gold coin was uncovered in Egypt. James Rogers, Fox News, "2,000 year-old Julius Caesar 'assassination coin' surfaces, may be worth millions," 8 Oct. 2020 Last week, two teenagers volunteering at an archaeological dig in central Israel unearthed hundreds of 1,100-year-old gold coins, reports the Associated Press. Alex Fox, Smithsonian Magazine, "Israeli Teens Discover Trove of 1,100-Year-Old Gold Coins," 26 Aug. 2020 The 14-mile descent from the Pacific Crest Trail drops nearly 5,000 feet into the old gold-mining town of Downieville, but this remote area also has plenty of other rides, stellar camping, and stunning lakes and rivers. Megan Michelson, Outside Online, "Kate Courtney's Guide to Mountain Biking in NorCal," 5 Aug. 2020 Most tasting rooms in the county occupy small and historic quarters in the old gold camp of Murphys, with grapes grown and wines made elsewhere. Mike Dunne, SFChronicle.com, "Twisted Oak, the only winery in the Rubber Chicken National Forest," 21 Jan. 2020 The winner is expected in the old Gold Rush town of Nome, on the Bering Sea coast, about 10 or 11 days later. USA TODAY, "Peacock problems, avocado threat, weedy sea dragons: News from around our 50 states," 17 Feb. 2020 The winner is expected in the old Gold Rush town of Nome, on the Bering Sea coast, about 10 or 11 days later. USA TODAY, "Peacock problems, avocado threat, weedy sea dragons: News from around our 50 states," 17 Feb. 2020 The winner is expected in the old Gold Rush town of Nome, on the Bering Sea coast, about 10 or 11 days later. USA TODAY, "Peacock problems, avocado threat, weedy sea dragons: News from around our 50 states," 17 Feb. 2020 The centuries-old Gold Coffin of Nedjemankh was repatriated to Egypt this week after authorities determined it had been stolen and was on display at a prominent New York City museum, officials said. Fox News, "$4M gold coffin repatriated to Egypt from New York City," 27 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of old gold

1879, in the meaning defined above

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16 Oct 2020

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“Old gold.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/old%20gold. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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