gild englannista suomeksi
To cover with a thin layer of gold; to cover with leaf. Category:en:Gold
(RQ:Wilde Happy Prince)
(RQ:Shakespeare Merchant of Venice)
To decorate with a golden surface appearance.
2008, Ivan P. Day, ''Cooking in Europe, 1650-1850'' (page 98)
- Gild the entire outside with beaten egg yolk, and sprinkle it with grated parmesan.
To give a bright or pleasing aspect to.
To make appear drunk.
(obsolete spelling of)
1920, H. E. Salter, ''Munimenta Civitatis Oxonie'' (volume 71, page xxviii)
- No trade gild might be started without the consent of the whole body of hanasters, who would insist that the regulations were not harmful to the burgesses as a whole; (..)