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golden

[gohl-duh n] /ˈgoʊl dən/
adjective
1.
bright, metallic, or lustrous like gold; of the color of gold; yellow:
golden hair.
2.
made or consisting of gold:
golden earrings.
3.
exceptionally valuable, advantageous, or fine:
a golden opportunity.
4.
having glowing vitality; radiant:
golden youth.
5.
full of happiness, prosperity, or vigor:
golden hours; a golden era of exploration.
6.
highly talented and favored; destined for success:
television's golden boy.
7.
richly soft and smooth:
a golden voice.
8.
indicating the fiftieth event of a series:
a golden wedding anniversary.
Origin
1225-1275
1225-75; Middle English; see gold, -en2
Related forms
goldenly, adverb
goldenness, noun
ungolden, adjective
Can be confused
gilded, golden.
Synonyms
5. splendid, glorious, joyous.
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British Dictionary definitions for un golden

golden

/ˈɡəʊldən/
adjective
1.
of the yellowish or brownish-yellow metallic colour of gold golden hair
2.
made from or largely consisting of gold a golden statue
3.
happy or prosperous golden days
4.
(sometimes capital) (of anniversaries) the 50th in a series Golden Jubilee, golden wedding
5.
(informal) very successful or destined for success the golden girl of tennis
6.
extremely valuable or advantageous a golden opportunity
Derived Forms
goldenly, adverb
goldenness, noun
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Slang definitions & phrases for un golden

golden

adjective

Supremely fortunate; excellent: I'm golden


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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