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gilded

adjective
variants: or gilt

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1 covered in a thin layer of gold
  • An antique mirror in a gilded frame hung over the marble fireplace.

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2 coming from or characterized by wealth and luxury
  • The exclusive nightclub was a popular hangout among the city's gilded youth.
  • The grand hotel has been lovingly restored to its former gilded splendor.

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gilded

verb
variants: or gilt
past tense of gild

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The first known use of gilded was in 1540

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“Gilded.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gilded. Accessed 25 Jan. 2021.

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