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  • a formal association of people with similar interests; "he joined a golf club"; "they formed a small lunch society"; "men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today"
  • decorate with, or as if with, gold leaf or liquid gold

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  • a formal association of people with similar interests; "he joined a golf club"; "they formed a small lunch society"; "men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Gild'


  • Gild: Gild may refer to: Gilding, the application of gold leaf to other material Guild, an association of craftsmen
  • Gilder: Gilder may refer to: Bob Gilder (born 1950), professional golfer Eric Gilder (1911–2000), English musicologist Gary Gilder (born 1974), South African
  • Gildor Inglorion: "Gildor" redirects here. For a companion of Barahir, see Gildor (First Age). Middle-earth portal Gildor Inglorion is a fictional character from J. R
  • Nick Gilder: Nicholas George "Nick" Gilder (born 21 December 1951), is an English-Canadian musician who first came to prominence as the frontman for the glam rock band
  • Virginia Gilder: Virginia Anne "Ginny" Gilder (born June 4, 1958) is an American former competitive rower and Olympic silver medalist. She was a member of the American
  • Van Gilder: Van Gilder may refer to: Laura Van Gilder (born 1964), American cyclist Van Gilder Hotel, historic building in Seward, Alaska, United States
  • Jeannette Leonard Gilder: Jeannette Leonard Gilder (October 3, 1849 – January 17, 1916) was a pioneer for United States women in journalism. She was a daughter of the clergyman
  • Eric Gilder: Eric Gilder (25 December 1911 – 1 June 2000) was an English musicologist. He was a composer, teacher, conductor and pianist. Eric Gilder began his career
  • Joseph Benson Gilder: Benson Gilder (June 29, 1858 – December 9, 1936) was an American editor. He was the brother of Richard Watson Gilder and Jeannette Leonard Gilder and the
  • Van Gilder Hotel: The Van Gilder Hotel is a historic multipurpose commercial and civic building at 307 Adams Street in Seward, Alaska, United States. The building was

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* Ah, Hope what would life be, stripped of thy encouraging smiles, that teach us to look behind the dark clouds of to-day, for the golden beams that are to gild the morrow. - La Rochefoucauld

* A grain of gold will gild a great surface, but not so much as a grain of wisdom. - from Live Without Principle - Henry David Thoreau

* Ah, Hope what would life be, stripped of thy encouraging smiles, that teach us to look behind the dark clouds of to-day, for the golden beams that are to gild the morrow. - Susanna Moodie


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