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golden

gold·en

golden

 
 
pronunciation:
gol dn
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: deep yellow and shiny.
synonyms:
aureate, gilt, gold, xanthic, yellowish
similar words:
bright, brilliant, gleaming, glittering, radiant, resplendent, shining, shiny, sparkling
definition 2: made of gold.
synonyms:
gold
similar words:
gilt
definition 3: excellent or precious.
a golden time
synonyms:
exceptional, glorious, grand, magnificent, precious, special, splendid
similar words:
advantageous, favorable, invaluable, opportune, priceless, promising, propitious, timely
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The word golden contains the following part:
-en2 Old English adjective-forming suffix that means made of
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The suffix -en2forms adjectives from monosyllabic native English nouns denoting material or source