noun, Classical Mythology.
a fleece of pure gold, kept at Colchis by King Aeëtes from whom it was stolen by Jason and the Argonauts with the help of Aeëtes’s daughter, Medea.
(Greek myth) the fleece of a winged ram that rescued Phrixus and brought him to Colchis, where he sacrificed it to Zeus. Phrixus gave the fleece to King Aeëtes who kept it in a sacred grove, whence Jason and the Argonauts stole it with the help of Aeëtes’ daughter See also Phrixus
In classical mythology, the pure gold fleece of a miraculous flying ram. Jason and the Argonauts made their voyage in quest of it. The fleece was kept in a kingdom on the Black Sea.
noun 1. a drink containing egg yolk, gin or vodka, lemon juice, sugar, and soda water.
noun 1. a strait in W California, between San Francisco Bay and the Pacific. 2 miles (3.2 km) wide. noun 1. a strait between the Pacific and San Francisco Bay: crossed by the Golden Gate Bridge, with a central span of 1280 m (4200 ft)
noun 1. a bridge connecting N California with San Francisco peninsula. 4200-foot (1280-meter) center span. A long suspension bridge across the Golden Gate, a strait that connects San Francisco Bay with the Pacific Ocean. For decades after it was opened in the 1930s, it had the longest span of any suspension bridge in the world.
- Golden goal
noun 1. (soccer) (in certain matches) the first goal scored in extra time, which wins the match for the side scoring it noun a goal scored during overtime which gives instant victory to the scoring team