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Synonyms for golden
ˈgoʊl dəngold·en

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. aureate, gilded, gilt, gold, goldenadjective

    having the deep slightly brownish color of gold

    "long aureate (or golden) hair"; "a gold carpet"

    Synonyms:
    princely, favorable, favourable, gilded, luxurious, meretricious, aureate, fortunate, sumptuous, flamboyant, halcyon, florid, specious, prosperous, gold, grand, deluxe, lucky, gilt, opulent

    Antonyms:
    nonmetal, curst, cacophonous, cursed, cacophonic, neutral, unpropitious, unhappy, nonmetallic, achromatic

  2. golden, halcyon, prosperousadjective

    marked by peace and prosperity

    "a golden era"; "the halcyon days of the clipper trade"

    Synonyms:
    flourishing, thriving, well-heeled, gilded, easy, aureate, favorable, fortunate, well-situated, well-to-do, halcyon, palmy, booming, well-off, favourable, prosperous, gold, comfortable, roaring, lucky, gilt, prospering, well-fixed

    Antonyms:
    cursed, curst, nonmetal, achromatic, nonmetallic, cacophonous, cacophonic, unhappy, unpropitious, neutral

  3. gold, golden, gildedadjective

    made from or covered with gold

    "gold coins"; "the gold dome of the Capitol"; "the golden calf"; "gilded icons"

    Synonyms:
    gilded, luxurious, meretricious, aureate, favorable, fortunate, sumptuous, princely, specious, favourable, prosperous, halcyon, grand, gold, deluxe, lucky, gilt, opulent

    Antonyms:
    cacophonous, curst, neutral, cacophonic, achromatic, unpropitious, nonmetal, unhappy, cursed, nonmetallic

  4. fortunate, goldenadjective

    supremely favored

    "golden lads and girls all must / like chimney sweepers come to dust"

    Synonyms:
    gilded, rosy, lucky, prosperous, fortunate, aureate, gold, gilt, halcyon, favourable, favorable

    Antonyms:
    cacophonic, cursed, unhappy, nonmetal, neutral, unpropitious, curst, achromatic, cacophonous, nonmetallic

  5. goldenadjective

    suggestive of gold

    "a golden voice"

    Synonyms:
    gilded, lucky, fortunate, aureate, prosperous, halcyon, favorable, gilt, favourable, gold

    Antonyms:
    nonmetallic, neutral, nonmetal, cacophonic, cursed, unhappy, achromatic, curst, cacophonous, unpropitious

  6. golden, favorable, favourable, lucky, prosperousadjective

    presaging or likely to bring good luck

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

    Synonyms:
    flourishing, thriving, well-heeled, well-disposed, gilded, easy, aureate, favorable, fortunate, friendly, well-situated, well-to-do, halcyon, palmy, booming, well-off, favourable, prosperous, gold, comfortable, roaring, lucky, gilt, prospering, well-fixed

    Antonyms:
    cacophonous, cursed, unpropitious, achromatic, unhappy, cacophonic, curst, neutral, nonmetal, nonmetallic

Editors Contribution

  1. blonde

    shiny, yellow-white

    "her golden locks bounced from shoulder to shoulder."

    Submitted by michellemillersd on February 11, 2021  
  2. known-good

    marked by prosperity; very favorable

    Submitted by rinat on August 7, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. goldenadjective

    Synonyms:
    of gold

  2. goldenadjective

    Synonyms:
    bright, shining, splendid, resplendent, brilliant

  3. goldenadjective

    Synonyms:
    yellow, of a gold color

  4. goldenadjective

    Synonyms:
    excellent, precious, of great value

  5. goldenadjective

    Synonyms:
    auspicious, favorable, opportune, propitious

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "golden":

    gold, doré, gouden, kim, walleye, dorado, gilded, pickerel

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How to use golden in a sentence?

  1. Joachim Du Bellay, Sonnet de Regrets:

    Happy the man who, like Ulysses, has made a fine voyage, or has won the Golden Fleece, and then returns, experienced and knowledgeable, to spend the rest of his life among his family!

  2. Asbel Kiprop:

    I have worked so hard to build a career since 2003 when I was 13 years old. The achievements I made are crumbling before my own eyes, for a crime that I have not committed, in the court of public opinion, as an advocate of clean sports, I know I am very innocent. I am accused of something that I have never committed. Athletics runs deep in Kiprop's family. His father David Kebenei represented Kenya at the 1987 All Africa Games in Nairobi, where he finished fourth in the 1,500 meters. Kebenei ran in the golden era of British middle-distance running, competing against current IAAF President Sebastian Coe in the early 1980s. Kiprop's brother Victor Kebenei is an upcoming 800 meters runner.

  3. Charles Foundyller of Daratech, from 8/14/92 Wall St Journal:

    Everyone realized that Computervision stock was the golden goose. But one grabbed the leg, another grabbed a wing, another got the neck, all pulling hard, and they realize now they could kill the goose if they keep this up.

  4. Henry Drummond:

    Kindness is the golden key that unlocks the hearts of others.

  5. Thomas Dekker:

    Sleep is the golden chain that ties health and our bodies together.


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