Definition of Gilt-edged

Gilt-edged a. means: Having a gilt edge; as, gilt-edged paper.

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Gilt-edged a. means: Having a gilt edge; as, gilt-edged paper.

Meaning of Gilt-edged

Gilt-edged (a.) means: Having a gilt edge; as, gilt-edged paper.

More meanings / definitions of / dictionary similarities to Gilt-edged or words, sentences containing Gilt-edged?

Gilt-edged (a.): Having a gilt edge; as, gilt-edged paper.

Gilt-edge (a.): Alt. of Gilt-edged

Gilt-edged (a.): Of the best quality; -- said of negotiable paper, etc.

Roxburgh (n.): A style of bookbinding in which the back is plain leather, the sides paper or cloth, the top gilt-edged, but the front and bottom left uncut.

Vermeil (n.): Silver gilt or gilt bronze.

Two-edged (a.): Having two edges, or edges on both sides; as, a two-edged sword.

Gilt (): of Gild

Gilt (n.): Money.

Gilt (): imp. & p. p. of Gild.

Gilt (v. t.): A female pig, when young.

Shecklaton (n.): A kind of gilt leather. See Checklaton.

Electro-gilt (a.): Gilded by means of voltaic electricity.

Fillet (n.): A border of broad or narrow lines of color or gilt.

Edged (imp. & p. p.): of Edge

Cutling (n.): The art of making edged tools or cutlery.

Cutlery (n.): Edged or cutting instruments, collectively.

Peen (n.): The sharp-edged end of the head of a mason's hammer.

Weatherboard (n.): A clapboard or feather-edged board used in weatherboarding.

Catling (n.): A double-edged, sharp-pointed dismembering knife.

Waster (v. t.): A kind of cudgel; also, a blunt-edged sword used as a foil.

Letter (v. t.): To impress with letters; to mark with letters or words; as, a book gilt and lettered.

Gilt (p. p. & a.): Gilded; covered with gold; of the color of gold; golden yellow.

Gilt (n.): Gold, or that which resembles gold, laid on the surface of a thing; gilding.

Cut (v. i.): To do the work of an edged tool; to serve in dividing or gashing; as, a knife cuts well.

Ancipitous (a.): Two-edged instead of round; -- said of certain flattened stems, as those of blue grass, and rarely also of leaves.

Lute (n.): A straight-edged piece of wood for striking off superfluous clay from mold.

Cultrated (a.): Sharp-edged and pointed; shaped like a pruning knife, as the beak of certain birds.

Slash (v. i.): To strike violently and at random, esp. with an edged instrument; to lay about one indiscriminately with blows; to cut hastily and carelessly.

Razor (v. t.): A keen-edged knife of peculiar shape, used in shaving the hair from the face or the head.

Espadon (n.): A long, heavy, two-handed and two-edged sword, formerly used by Spanish foot soldiers and by executioners.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Gilt-edged

Meaning of gab

gab means: chatter, talk ‘He’s got the gilt of the gab.’

Meaning of shard

shard means: a nick or gap in an edged tool

Meaning of Cutlass

Cutlass means: A short heavy sword with a curved single-edged blade, once used as a weapon by sailors.

Meaning of NIPA PALM

NIPA PALM means: very sharp-edged palms that grew in very dense concentrations. Edges much like sawgrass. Nasty stuff.

Meaning of ELEPHANT GRASS

ELEPHANT GRASS means: tall, sharp-edged grass found in the highlands of Vietnam. Pg. 509

Meaning of GOLDEN−BALLS

GOLDEN−BALLS means: Golden−balls is slang for the three gilt balls suspended as a sign in the front of a pawn−broker's place of business.

Meaning of Gilt-edged

Gilt-edged means: Having a gilt edge; as, gilt-edged paper.

Meaning of Gilt-edge

Gilt-edge means: Alt. of Gilt-edged

Meaning of Gilt-edged

Gilt-edged means: Of the best quality; -- said of negotiable paper, etc.

Meaning of Roxburgh

Roxburgh means: A style of bookbinding in which the back is plain leather, the sides paper or cloth, the top gilt-edged, but the front and bottom left uncut.

Meaning of Vermeil

Vermeil means: Silver gilt or gilt bronze.

Meaning of Two-edged

Two-edged means: Having two edges, or edges on both sides; as, a two-edged sword.

Meaning of Gilt

Gilt means: of Gild

Meaning of Gilt

Gilt means: Money.

Meaning of Gilt

Gilt means: imp. & p. p. of Gild.

Meaning of Gilt

Gilt means: A female pig, when young.

Meaning of Shecklaton

Shecklaton means: A kind of gilt leather. See Checklaton.

Meaning of Electro-gilt

Electro-gilt means: Gilded by means of voltaic electricity.

Meaning of Fillet

Fillet means: A border of broad or narrow lines of color or gilt.

Meaning of Edged

Edged means: of Edge

Meaning of Cutling

Cutling means: The art of making edged tools or cutlery.

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