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Definition 1: supremely favored - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where golden or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • golden lads and girls all must / like chimney sweepers come to dust
  • fortunate son

Synonyms for golden in the sense of this definition

(golden is similar to ...) highly favored or fortunate (as e.g. by divine grace)

"our blessed land" "the blessed assurance of a steady income"

Definition 2: having the deep slightly brownish color of gold - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where golden or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • long aureate (or golden) hair
  • a gold carpet

Synonyms for golden in the sense of this definition

(golden is similar to ...) being or having or characterized by hue

Definition 3: marked by peace and prosperity - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where golden or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a golden era
  • the halcyon days of the clipper trade

Synonyms for golden in the sense of this definition

(golden is similar to ...) enjoying or showing or marked by joy or pleasure

"a happy smile" "spent many happy days on the beach" "a happy marriage"

Definition 4: made from or covered with gold - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where golden or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • gold coins
  • the gold dome of the Capitol
  • the golden calf
  • gilded icons

Synonyms for golden in the sense of this definition

(golden is similar to ...) containing or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal

"a metallic compound" "metallic luster" "the strange metallic note of the meadow lark, suggesting the clash of vibrant blades"

Definition 5: suggestive of gold - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where golden or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a golden voice

(golden is similar to ...) having a pleasant sound

"a euphonious trill of silver laughter"

Definition 6: presaging or likely to bring good luck or a good outcome - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where golden or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a favorable time to ask for a raise
  • lucky stars
  • a prosperous moment to make a decision

Synonyms for golden in the sense of this definition

(golden is similar to ...) presenting favorable circumstances; likely to result in or show signs of success

"propitious omens" "propitious gales speeded us along" "a propitious alignment of planets for space exploration"

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