Definition of golden
What does the word golden mean?
part of speech: adjective
Made, consisting, of gold (G. FLEECE; g. key, money used to remove obstacle); abounding in, yielding, gold; coloured, shining, like gold; precious, excellent, important, (g. opinions, high respect; g.-mouthed, eloquent; a g. remedy, opportunity, saying; the g. rule, that in Matt. vii. 12; g. mean, neither too much nor too little, principle of moderation; g. number named as important in fixing Easter, year\'s number in Metonic lunar cycle of 19 years; g. age, first of four ages, see BRAZEN, when men were happy& innocent, also most prosperous period of nation\'s condition or literature); g. balls, =three BALL s; g.-eye, kind of sea-duck; g.-knop, ladybird; g. rain, kind of firework; g.-rod, plant with rod-like stem& spike of bright yellow flowers; g. SYRUP; g. wedding, fiftieth anniversary.