Gold is defined as a soft, yellow precious metal, or the color that is a mix of yellow and olive brown.(noun)
The definition of gold is having an olive brown-yellow color.(adjective)
An example of something gold is the color of the metal in an engagement ring.
See gold in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OE, akin to Ger gold, ON goll < IE base *ĝhel-, to shine, gleam > glow, yellow
Origin: after the gold-plated copy awarded to the performer(s)designating a record, tape, disc, video, etc. which has registered sales of a specified number, as one million, or value, as $500,000: gold reflects a lesser number or value than platinum
See gold in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old English; see ghel-2 in Indo-European roots.
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