golden golden  /ˈɡoʊl dən/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having the deep slightly brownish color of gold
  2. (adj) marked by peace and prosperity
  3. (adj) made from or covered with gold
  4. (adj) supremely favored
  5. (adj) suggestive of gold
  6. (adj) presaging or likely to bring good luck

Usage(s):

  1. Indeed, the benefits have seemed small--until golden rice came along to suggest otherwise.
  2. Among the Christmas magazines at the news-stalls there lay a newcomer, a monthly fiction magazine, with a creamy cover, a big golden moon, a golden skirted lady and gold stars.

News

  1. Golden Agers to meet Wednesday

    The Golden Agers will meet at 1:15 p.m. Tuesday at the Salvation Army. Snacks and drinks will be available at the meeting.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Newton Daily News

  2. Golden Itiz wins Hollywood Park feature

    INGLEWOOD, Calif. (AP) -- Golden Itiz won the $59,552 feature by 1 3/4 lengths at Betfair Hollywood Park on Thursday to snap a nine-race skid.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Associated Press via Yahoo! Sports

  3. Golden Valley Mines Ltd.: Election of Directors and Confirmation of Advance Notice Provisions

    Golden Valley Mines Ltd. announces the results of its Annual and Special Meeting of Shareholders held on June 12, 2013 in Montreal, Quebec.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "The score is kind of the golden egg," he said of Goydos' round. "You have to hit shots, you have to hit putts. Regardless of where it's done or who does it, it's amazing."
    on Jul 9, 2010 By: David Duval Source: CBC.ca

  2. "After considerable outreach to Golden Globe actor nominees and their representatives over the past several weeks, there appears to be unanimous agreement that these actors will not cross WGA picket lines," SAG President Alan Rosenberg said.
    on Jan 4, 2008 By: Alan Rosenberg Source: Reuters

  3. As in, like when former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich was looking to fill Obama's vacant Senate seat, and he said, "I've got this thing and it's fucking golden, and, uh, uh, I'm just not giving it up for fuckin' nothing. I'm not gonna do it....
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Rod Blagojevich Source: Seattlest

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