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Gild Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • 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
  • Gild the lily: an encyclopedic article for Gild the lily (search results). You may want to read Wiktionary's entry on "gild the lily" instead.wiktionary:gild the lily
  • Gilder: Gilder may refer to: Gilder, Iran, a village in East Azerbaijan Province, Iran A craftsman who performs gilding A character in the video game Skies of
  • Gild Fryske Mounders: The Gild Fryske Mounders (English: Frisian Millers Guild) is an association of volunteer millers operating windmills in the Dutch province Friesland. Its
  • 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
  • Gildor Inglorion: "Gildor" redirects here. For a companion of Barahir, see Gildor (First Age). Gildor Inglorion is a fictional character from J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth

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'Gild' example sentence in quotations


* 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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  • Gilead Sciences (GILD) Stock Rises After European Commission Market Authorization for Harvoni
    NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Gilead Sciences  rose 1.74% to $102.19 in morning trading Tuesday after the European Commission granted marketing authorization for its hepatitis C treatment Harvoni. Gilead touts Harvoni, which the FDA approved in October, as "the first once-daily single tablet regimen to treat the majority of chronic hepatitis C genotype Read more on this news related to 'Gild'
  • Gilead (GILD) Posts Weak Earnings; Stock Falls 4% After-Hours
    Investors are not loving the latest earnings report from Gilead (GILD) pushing the stock lower by 4 percent after hours. Read more on this news related to 'Gild'
  • Surging Earnings Estimates Signal Good News for Gilead (GILD)
    Gilead has been witnessing a positive trend in its current year earnings estimate and possess a favorable Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) Read more on this news related to 'Gild'

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