gild gild  /ˈɡɪld/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a formal association of people with similar interests
  2. (v) decorate with, or as if with, gold leaf or liquid gold

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. In Athens, Korzeniowski, the best racewalker of all time, will seek to gild his greatness with one last gold.
  2. Tryin' to gild his corporation.
  3. The show also throws in an unnecessarily manipulative child-endangerment storyline to gild the tense climax.

News

  1. ‘Much Ado About Nothing’ at Frank Stephens Memorial Theater

    Kerry Kristine McElrone and Adam Wahlberg perform as Beatrice and Benedick in Arden Shakespeare Gild's production of Shakespeare’s comedy, “Much Ado About Nothing." Shows will be performed June 13, 14, 15, 21, 22 at 7:30 p.m. Performances take place outdoors at the Frank Stephens Memorial Theater (aka The Field Theater) adjacent to the Arden Green in Arden, Del. Performances move to the Gild ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Garnet Valley Press

  2. Trace Insider Trading for Micron, QUALCOMM, Gilead Sciences, Wells Fargo, EMC, and Home Depot

    HONG KONG, June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennystocksinsiders.com (PSI) released insider trading reports for investors as tool to trace  the following active stocks and penny stocks: Micron (NASDAQ:MU), QUALCOMM (NASDAQ:QCOM), Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD), Wells Fargo...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

  3. Priority Review for Gilead Drug - Analyst Blog

    Gilead Sciences, Inc. ( GILD ) recently announced that its candidate sofosbuvir (formerly GS-7977) being developed for treating patients suffering from chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV),
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

Quotes

  1. "I believe you deserve a president who isn't going to gild that truth or gild our national security with politics, who is not going to ignore his own intelligence, who isn't going to live in a different world of spin, who will give the American...
    on Sep 16, 2004 By: John Kerry Source: CNN International

  2. "I think it's appropriate when there's been conduct that we think is disappointing and disgraceful to indicate that. I don't think there's a responsibility to try to gild the lily in a setting like this," Romney said. "I think individuals...
    on Aug 30, 2007 By: Mitt Romney Source: Guardian Unlimited

  3. Asked if he had concerns for the safety Mr Qarase, Mr Peters said: "One has concerns about safety of people in Fiji, if you go on their recent record of people being picked up and apparently harassed. Let us not gild the lily and make excuses for...
    on Sep 5, 2007 By: Winston Peters Source: Stuff.co.nz

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