Definitions of aureate

  1. elaborately or excessively ornamented; "flamboyant handwriting"; "the senator's florid speech" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. having the deep slightly brownish color of gold; "long aureate (or golden) hair"; "a gold carpet" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. Golden; gilded; splendid. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

Usage examples for aureate

  1. They were like the galaxies of little aureate and sapphire stars in the clear gray heavens of Norhala's eyes. – The Metal Monster by A. Merritt
  2. Evening fills the west with aureate woolly clouds,- the wool of the Fleece of Gold. – Two Years in the French West Indies by Lafcadio Hearn