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gilt-edged definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: of the highest quality or value; "gilt-edged securities"; "gilt-edged credentials"
2: having gilded edges as the pages of a book

Merriam Webster's

or gilt-edge adjective Date: 1818 1. having a gilt edge 2. of the best quality or rating <gilt-edged securities>

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Gilt-edge Gilt"-edge`, Gilt-edged Gilt"-edged`, a. 1. Having a gilt edge; as, gilt-edged paper. 2. Of the best quality; -- said of negotiable paper, etc. [Slang, U. S.]

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

Gilt-edged stocks or securities are issued by the government for people to invest in for a fixed period of time at a fixed rate of interest. (BRIT BUSINESS) ADJ: ADJ n



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