Definition of Gilt. Meaning of Gilt. Synonyms of Gilt
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Definition of Gilt
GiltGilt Gilt, n. [See Geld, v. t.] (Zo["o]l.)
A female pig, when young. GiltGilt Gilt,
imp. & p. p. of Gild.
Gilt Gilt, p. p. & a.
Gilded; covered with gold; of the color of gold; golden
yellow. ``Gilt hair' --Chaucer.
Gilt Gilt, n.
1. Gold, or that which resembles gold, laid on the surface of
a thing; gilding. --Shak.
2. Money. [Obs.] ``The gilt of France.' --Shak.
GiltGild Gild, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Gilded or Gilt (?); p. pr.
& vb. n. Gilding.] [AS. gyldan, from gold gold. [root]234.
1. To overlay with a thin covering of gold; to cover with a
golden color; to cause to look like gold. ``Gilded
No more the rising sun shall gild the morn. --Pope.
2. To make attractive; to adorn; to brighten.
Let oft good humor, mild and gay, Gild the calm
evening of your day. --Trumbull.
3. To give a fair but deceptive outward appearance to; to
embellish; as, to gild a lie. --Shak.
4. To make red with drinking. [Obs.]
This grand liquior that hath gilded them. --Shak.
Meaning of Gilt from wikipedia
, a young female domestic
pig Gilding, the application
of a thin layer
of precious metal Gilt
-edged securities, government
". Where metal
is gilded, it was traditionally silver
in the West, to make silver-gilt
(or vermeil) objects, but gilt
-bronze is commonly...
- 2008. It added Gilt Groupe
****an , Gilt
Fuse, and travel
in 2009. It later
City and Gilt
Home in 2010 and Gilt Taste
are bonds issued
by the UK Government. The term is of British
origin, and then referred
to the debt securities issued
by the Bank...
silver, sometimes known
in American English
by the French
term vermeil, is silver
(either pure or sterling) which
- French refer
to this technique
as "bronze doré"; in English, it is known
bronze". The manufacture
of true ormolu employs
a process known
- The gilt
-head (sea) bream
(Sparus aurata), called
today, is a fish of the bream family Sparidae found
- contracts, and a love sonnet
said to have been found
in a silver-gilt casket
just less than one foot (30 cm) long, decorated
with the monogram...
is a music album
by artists Machines
of Loving Grace which
in 1995. The cover image
upon a photograph taken
- in 1882. It was bound
in a rich, enamel, parchment cover
(embossed with gilt
blossom) and printed
on hand-made Dutch
paper; Wilde presented
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