one of an English breed of retrievers having a thick, flat or wavy, golden coat.
a compact large breed of dog having a silky coat of flat or wavy hair of a gold or dark-cream colour, well-feathered on the legs and tail
A successful motion-picture executive: A golden retriever is a studio executive with the ability to outrun everyone else and bring in the hottest scripts, actors, or directors
[1990s+; fr the name of a kind of dog]
[gohl-duh n-rod] /ˈgoʊl dənˌrɒd/ noun 1. any composite plant of the genus Solidago, most species of which bear numerous small, yellow flower heads. 2. a strong to vivid yellow. adjective 3. of the color goldenrod. /ˌɡəʊldənˈrɒd/ noun 1. any plant of the genus Solidago, of North America, Europe, and Asia, having spikes made up of […]
noun, Roman Catholic Church. 1. a gold, bejeweled ornament in the form of a rose or spray of roses, blessed and presented by the pope in recognition of service to the Holy See.
noun 1. a rule of ethical conduct, usually phrased “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you,” or, as in the Sermon on the Mount, “Whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so unto them.” Matt. 7:12; Luke 6:31. 2. any philosophy, guiding principle, or ideal of […]
[gohl-duh n-seel] /ˈgoʊl dənˌsil/ noun 1. a plant, Hydrastis canadensis, of the buttercup family, having a thick yellow rootstock. 2. Also called hydrastis. the rhizomes and roots of this plant, formerly used in medicine as an astringent and to inhibit bleeding. /ˌɡəʊldənˈsiːl/ noun 1. a ranunculaceous woodland plant, Hydrastis canadensis, of E North America, whose […]