rolled gold

|

noun

Origin of rolled gold

First recorded in 1895–1900
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for rolled gold

  • Miss Lamb kept twirling her rolled-gold bracelet round her lace-mittened wrist, smiling vacantly the while.

    Mrs. Bindle|Hebert Jenkins

British Dictionary definitions for rolled gold

rolled gold


noun

a metal, such as brass, coated with a thin layer of gold, usually of above 9 carat purity. It is used in inexpensive jewelleryAlso called (US): filled gold
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012