Definition of old gold in English:

old gold


  • [mass noun] A dull brownish-gold colour.

    ‘a thick-piled carpet of old gold’
    • ‘A ripening paddy crop had covered the fields in a mantle of old gold.’
    • ‘She saw autumn in the purpling mountain-tops against a sunset of old gold.’
    • ‘Tomorrow night the boys in old gold take on Liverpool, who will provide a totally different kind of challenge.’
    • ‘An ideal size at 1300 seats and with a cared-for rather than restored look of cherubs, old gold, faded reds and creams.’
    • ‘Fall brings loud crashing colors to the view from the kitchen window; fiery red and bright purple and old gold as the ivy blazes in the waning sunshine.’