white gold


: a pale alloy of gold especially with nickel or palladium that resembles platinum in appearance

Examples of white gold in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Set with sapphires, diamonds and rubies on white gold, the Paris version looks like a fitting bit of bling to bring back from the Olympics in the City of Lights. Lily Templeton, WWD, 12 July 2024 With proper care, 14k solid white gold jewelry will not oxidize or discolor, therefore remaining beautiful and wearable for life. Chris Sims, The Indianapolis Star, 2 July 2024 Turned into a design feature, the letters in the Chanel logo tumble across the surface of the Chanel Print cuff bracelet, which features a white gold lattice nodding to mesh fabrics. Lily Templeton, WWD, 17 June 2024 The women had custom complementary rings made, one in rose gold, the other in white gold, with a band of purple amethyst, and a rainbow of gems (diamond, citrine, emerald, ruby, blue sapphire, pink sapphire) encircling a watermelon tourmaline stone. Kera Bolonik, New York Times, 7 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for white gold 

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Word History

First Known Use

1548, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of white gold was in 1548

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“White gold.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20gold. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

Kids Definition

white gold

: a pale mixture of gold especially with nickel or palladium that resembles platinum in appearance
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