Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

gold-filled

[gohld-fild]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
adjective Jewelry.
  1. composed of a layer of gold backed with a base metal.
Compare filled gold.

Origin of gold-filled

First recorded in 1900–05
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for gold-filled

Historical Examples

  • He chewed on his cigar with savage grinding of gold-filled teeth.

    Whispering Wires

    Henry Leverage

  • "Even if her hair was only gold-filled it would be something," Connie Bennett said.

    Roy Blakeley

    Percy Keese Fitzhugh

  • He had oily black hair, and smiled with gold-filled teeth before one came to the real point of a joke.

    The Trail of the Hawk

    Sinclair Lewis