white gold

noun

Definition of 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 It was launched in 2016 in pink gold, and in white gold in 2018. Carol Besler, Robb Report, 15 Nov. 2021 The ring contains 15 carats of white diamond and 14 karat yellow and white gold. BostonGlobe.com, 23 July 2021 The highlight is a stunning statement necklace arranged in slices of rock crystal set in white gold and sprayed with the special material and lined with diamonds across the ridge of each piece. Paige Reddinger, Robb Report, 8 July 2021 The white gold elements forming the structure of the movement have all been carved out in order to remove as much metal as possible. Carol Besler, Robb Report, 20 Oct. 2021 The 39mm white gold case, with its curved and faceted horns, are another nod to vintage Minerva designs. Carol Besler, Forbes, 2 June 2021 The hairstyle showed off the white gold and diamond Cartier stud earrings that Meghan wore on her wedding day at Windsor Castle. Annie Goldsmith, Town & Country, 24 Sep. 2021 One heart is set in 18K rose gold with rubies, the other in 18K white gold with diamonds. Kristen Shirley, Forbes, 17 Sep. 2021 On the night of Mulligan accessorized with Cartier's 18K white gold Reflection de Cartier High Jewelry earrings and a Panthére de Cartier ring. Janelle Okwodu, Vogue, 15 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of white gold

1548, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of white gold was in 1548

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18 Nov 2021

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“White gold.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20gold. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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