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gold medal

n
(Individual Sports, other than specified) a medal of gold, awarded to the winner of a competition or race. Compare silver medal, bronze medal

gold′ med′al


n.
a medal, traditionally of gold, awarded to a person or team finishing first in a competition. Compare bronze medal, silver medal.
[1905–10]
gold′ med′alist, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gold medal - a trophy made of gold (or having the appearance of gold) that is usually awarded for winning first place in a competitiongold medal - a trophy made of gold (or having the appearance of gold) that is usually awarded for winning first place in a competition
trophy, prize - something given as a token of victory
Translations
ميداليه ذَهَبيَّه
zlatá medaile
guldmedalje
aranyérem
gullpeningur
zlatá medaila
guldmedalj
altın madalya

gold medal

n (Sport) → medaglia d'oro

gold

(gould) noun
1. an element, a precious yellow metal used for making jewellery etc. This watch is made of gold; (also adjective) a gold watch.
2. coins, jewellery etc made of gold.
3. the colour of the metal. the shades of brown and gold of autumn leaves; (also adjective) a gold carpet.
ˈgolden adjective
1. of gold or the colour of gold. golden hair.
2. (of a wedding anniversary, jubilee etc) fiftieth. They will celebrate their golden wedding (anniversary) next month.
ˈgoldfishplural ˈgoldfish noun
a small golden-yellow fish often kept as a pet. The child kept a goldfish in a bowl.
ˌgold-ˈleaf noun
gold beaten into a very thin sheet. a brooch covered with gold-leaf.
gold medal
in competitions, the medal awarded as first prize.
ˈgold-mine noun
1. a place where gold is mined.
2. a source of wealth or profit. That clothes shop is an absolute gold-mine.
ˈgold-rush noun
a rush of people to a part of a country where gold has been discovered.
ˈgoldsmith noun
a person who makes jewellery, ornaments etc of gold.
as good as gold
very well-behaved.
golden opportunity
a very good opportunity.
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Vice Chancellor of Khyber Medical University Prof Dr Arshad Javed, Dean of Khyber College of Dentistry Prof Dr Ghulam Rasool, principal secretary to governor Munir Azam, the gold medalist graduates and their parents were also present at the occasion.
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On the occasion, Principle of Khyber College of Dentistry, gold medalist graduates and their parents were also present.
Italy was ninth in the medal count by Friday, and paid nearly $170,000 to each gold medalist in Rio.
World Indoor gold medalist McCorory took the victory in 50.
James, the gold medalist in the 2012 London Olympics, bested his rival by leaning at the end to finish in 43.
Iranian Olympic gold medalist Rezazadeh was in the fourth place, with Iran's former wrestling champion and Olympic gold medalist Alireza Dabir in the second place.
Russian gold medalist Tatyana Lysenko and Poland's silver medalist Anita Wlodarczyk will battle German world record-holder Betty Heidler (260 feet, 7 inches).
The event, at Dublin's Citywest Hotel, also saw Olympic gold medalist Katie Taylor named Sports Person of The Year.
Michelle Obama will be joined by Ambassador Louis Susman, two-time women's soccer gold medalist Brandi Chastain, women's gymnastics gold medalist Dominique Dawes, Paralympic javelin gold medalist Gabriel Diaz de Leon, men's basketball gold medalist Grant Hill and two-time women's swimming gold medalist Summer Sanders at the Opening Ceremony on July 27.
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