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Dictionary definition for: Gilded

1. (s) having the deep slightly brownish color of gold; "long aureate (or golden) hair" "a gold carpet"

2. (s) based on pretense; deceptively pleasing; "the gilded and perfumed but inwardly rotten nobility" "meretricious praise" "a meretricious argument"

3. (s) rich and superior in quality; "a princely sum" "gilded dining rooms"

4. (s) made from or covered with gold; "gold coins" "the gold dome of the Capitol" "the golden calf" "gilded icons"

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