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  • v. To gild; to cover with gold.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To gild.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To gild: as, “bride-laces begilt,” B. Jonson, King's Entertainment.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. decorate with, or as if with, gold leaf or liquid gold

Etymologies

be- +‎ gild (Wiktionary)

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