Definition of aureate in English:
1Denoting, made of, or having the color of gold.
- A young groom, eagerly attired, stands before a doorway, which in turn looks out onto a landscape of sun-scarred desert, aureate sands stretching to a blinding, azure sky.
- A gentler, less aureate Archangel, though still cloud-borne, points at the Holy Ghost descending as a dove.
- An enormous crystal chandelier hung in the center of the foyer, and paintings that looked as if they had been painted by Renaissance masters hung in aureate frames on the walls.
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