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  • adj. Alternative spelling of gold-plated.

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Examples

  • New ministers should also promise to change UK laws which "goldplated" European rules and prevented medical regulators giving language tests to European doctors, according to a critical report on out-of-hours services by the Commons health select committee.

    The Guardian World News

  • Then there's his age – he's 26 – and the fact that he's one of those super-rich people who dresses as though they've been rummaging in the sales bins at Gap, which is, to my mind, an act as ostentatious as being decked out head to foot in Versace, with diamond shoes and goldplated eyebrows.

    It's our class, not our colour, that screws us up

  • Under that was her address, and at the very bottom was a tiny goldplated plaque that read, We love you.

    Family Storms

  • The Golden Calf (lot 13, Evening Sale) calf, 18 carat gold, glass, goldplated steel, silicone and formaldehyde solution with Carrara marble plinth

    August 2008

  • Hackneyed stories of cushy jobs with goldplated perks are unfair to state sector workers, says Gus O'Donnell

    Cabinet secretary slams 'absurd' misrepresentation of civil servants

  • As we say goodbye to corporate cultures that bred behaviors based on presumed entitlement, excessive bonuses, lavish perks, and ludicrous accouterments like John Thain's $35000 goldplated "john" we need to ask ourselves this question: What are the corporate culture models and behaviors we need to say goodbye to and what are the new ones we need to say hello to?

    Patt Cottingham: Goodbye/Hello 1 "AIG And Corporate Shenanigans"

  • Well-insured families: Those with goldplated coverage will pay more to retain their generous benefits.

    Down To Brass Tacks

  • August 27, 2008 at 10:52 am heer u goes, one shinee goldplated cheezburger fur ur trubble, k?

    KITTYOKEY - Lolcats 'n' Funny Pictures of Cats - I Can Has Cheezburger?

  • Sure, Joe Smith found a goldplated book in the dirt in upstate New York!

    To a Mormon missionary

  • It was a long and lovely gold-chased sheath of dark green, and the hilt of the blade which protruded from it appeared to be goldplated, with an enormous emerald set in its pommel.

    Knight of Shadows

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