Definition of gold-plated in English:


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  • 1Covered with a thin layer of gold: a gold-plated tiepin
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    • As history progressed the Etruscans and the Romans upgraded their wreaths with precious metals such as gold, silver and gold-plated metals.
    • She lit a long, thin cigarette with a gold-plated lighter.
    • ‘I thought it was gold when it was only gold-plated,’ she raps at one point.
  • 1.1Likely to prove profitable; secure: houses are no longer the gold-plated investment they were

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a small amount; a little