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1. standard

noun. ['ˈstændɝd'] a basis for comparison; a reference point against which other things can be evaluated.

Synonyms

  • ordered series
  • touchstone
  • GPA
  • yardstick
  • baseline
  • gauge
  • grade point average
  • procrustean bed
  • measure
  • earned run average
  • criterion
  • monetary system
  • procrustean standard
  • ERA
  • medium of exchange
  • metric
  • standard of measurement
  • procrustean rule
  • norm
  • graduated table
  • system of measurement
  • benchmark
  • scale of measurement

Antonyms

  • asymmetrical
  • unsystematic
  • constipated
  • atypical

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Words that Rhyme with Gold Standard

  • substandard
  • nonstandard
  • gerrymandered
  • slandered
  • meandered
  • pandered

Example sentences of the word gold-standard


1. Noun Phrase
Brass is largely considered the gold standard for bathtub drains, according to plumbing parts manufacturer Gerber.

2. Noun Phrase
Still, the Ivy Leagues are considered the gold standard of elite education in the United States.

2. standard

noun. ['ˈstændɝd'] the ideal in terms of which something can be judged.

Synonyms

  • control condition
  • design criteria
  • criterion
  • ideal

Antonyms

  • insufficient
  • scarcity
  • abundant
  • irreplaceable

3. standard

adjective. ['ˈstændɝd'] conforming to or constituting a standard of measurement or value; or of the usual or regularized or accepted kind.

Synonyms

  • standardized
  • regular
  • stock
  • regulation
  • amount
  • standardised
  • measure
  • modular
  • normal

Antonyms

  • nonstandard
  • liberal
  • implicit
  • inconclusive

4. standard

adjective. ['ˈstændɝd'] commonly used or supplied.

Antonyms

  • thinness

5. standard

adjective. ['ˈstændɝd'] established or well-known or widely recognized as a model of authority or excellence.

Synonyms

  • orthodox
  • definitive
  • canonic
  • canonical
  • textbook
  • criterial
  • authoritative
  • criterional
  • basic
  • casebook
  • classical

Antonyms

  • nonstandard
  • unrhythmical
  • nonclassical
  • unorthodoxy

6. gold

noun. ['ˈgoʊld'] a deep yellow color.

Synonyms

  • yellowness
  • amber

Antonyms

  • unaffectedness
  • achromatic color
  • brave

7. gold

noun. ['ˈgoʊld'] coins made of gold.

Synonyms

  • Au
  • precious metal

Antonyms

  • ebon
  • ink-black
  • bluish-gray

8. gold

noun. ['ˈgoʊld'] a soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element; occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits; does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia.

Synonyms

  • Au
  • gold foil
  • graphic tellurium
  • 24-karat gold
  • pure gold
  • guinea gold
  • noble metal
  • gold dust
  • atomic number 79
  • dental gold
  • gold leaf
  • sylvanite

Antonyms

  • brown-gray
  • grayish-white
  • gray
  • slate-black

9. gold

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

Synonyms

  • gilded
  • gilt
  • chromatic
  • aureate

Antonyms

  • unpropitious
  • unhappy
  • cursed
  • cacophonous

10. gold

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

Synonyms

  • golden
  • gilded
  • metal

Antonyms

  • poor
  • sincere
  • uncolored
  • plain
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