Definition of gold of pleasure in English:

gold of pleasure

noun

  • [mass noun] A yellow-flowered Mediterranean plant of the cabbage family, which yields fibre, oilseed, and seed for cage birds.

    • ‘Other crops come and go - einkorn, bread wheat, spelt, millet, flax, oats and gold of pleasure.’
    • ‘The plant-species selected for production is a stone age crop known as false flax or gold of pleasure.’
    • ‘Gold of pleasure has been grown in Europe for centuries and in the Iron and Bronze ages was an important agricultural crop.’
    • ‘The inclusion of Gold of Pleasure can help suppress many weed species.’