Definition of gold of pleasure in English:

gold of pleasure

Line breaks: gold of pleas|ure


[mass noun]
A yellow-flowered Mediterranean plant of the cabbage family, which yields fibre, oilseed, and seed for cage birds.
  • Camelina sativa, family Cruciferae
More example sentences
  • Other crops come and go - einkorn, bread wheat, spelt, millet, flax, oats and gold of pleasure.
  • The plant-species selected for production is a stone age crop known as false flax or gold of pleasure.
  • Gold of pleasure has been grown in Europe for centuries and in the Iron and Bronze ages was an important agricultural crop.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day noisome
Pronunciation: ˈnɔɪs(ə)m
having an extremely offensive smell