old gold


Definition of old gold

: a dark yellow

Examples of old gold in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web To their astonishment, the box opened to reveal a trove of centuries-old gold coins. Nora Mcgreevy, Smithsonian Magazine, 8 Sep. 2021 It was declared incomparable yet compared to everything: old gold, the clear autumn air. Washington Post, 12 May 2021 The remains of a 3,000-year-old gold mask are among a huge cache of over 500 artifacts found at Sanxingdui, an archaeological site outside Chengdu, the capital of China's Sichuan province. Ashley Strickland, CNN, 27 Mar. 2021 The old gold-leafing plant on Love Lane was still a construction site when Scott-Miller started cooking and stockpiling groceries to donate to dozens and then hundreds of families. Rebecca Lurye, courant.com, 25 Dec. 2020 In 2018, a 2,200-year-old gold coin was uncovered in Egypt. James Rogers, Fox News, 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, 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, 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, 21 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of old gold

1879, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of old gold was in 1879

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“Old gold.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/old%20gold. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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