1. gilded

adjective. ['ˈgɪldɪd'] having the deep slightly brownish color of gold.


  • gilt
  • gold
  • chromatic
  • aureate


  • lowborn
  • nonindulgent
  • inelegant
  • scarce

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Words that Rhyme with Gilded

  • accorded
  • amended
  • awarded
  • backhanded
  • banded
  • barricaded
  • barricaded
  • beaded
  • bedded
  • befriended
  • beheaded
  • bended
  • bladed
  • blended
  • blinded
  • blindfolded
  • blindsided
  • blockaded
  • blooded
  • boarded

Example sentences of the word gilded

1. Verb, past participle
Store rooms held a palace-worth of furniture from gilded chairs to cushioned daybeds.

2. Verb, past tense
The hotel occupies a classic Beaux Arts-style building, features marble columns, gilded plasterwork and a stained-glass ceiling.

3. Adjective
I used a gold metallic color to add a gilded touch.

Quotes containing the word gilded

1. As the hours crept by, the afternoon sunlight bleached all the books on the shelves to pale, gilded versions of themselves and warmed the paper and ink inside the covers so that the smell of unread words hung in the air.
- Maggie Stiefvater, Shiver

2. Tis the wink of an eye, 'tis the draught of a breath,From the blossom of health to the paleness of death,From the gilded saloon to the bier and the shroud-Oh! why should the spirit of mortal be proud?
- William Knox

2. gilded

adjective. ['ˈgɪldɪd'] based on pretense; deceptively pleasing.


  • insincere
  • specious


  • wholesome
  • ignoble
  • ordinary

3. gilded

adjective. ['ˈgɪldɪd'] rich and superior in quality.


  • luxurious
  • sumptuous
  • deluxe
  • rich
  • grand
  • opulent


  • poor people
  • worthless
  • unproductive
  • thin

4. gilded

adjective. ['ˈgɪldɪd'] made from or covered with gold.


  • golden
  • gold
  • metal


  • underprivileged
  • unfruitful
  • tasteless
  • colorless