"gilt" in the noun sense
1. gilt, gilding
a coating of gold or of something that looks like gold
"gilt" in the verb sense
1. gild, begild, engild
decorate with, or as if with, gold leaf or liquid gold
"gilt" in the adjective sense
1. aureate, gilded, gilt, gold, golden
having the deep slightly brownish color of gold
"long aureate (or golden) hair"
"a gold carpet"
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