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Jilt vs. Gilt

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Jiltnoun

A woman who jilts a lover.

Giltnoun

(uncountable) Gold or other metal in a thin layer; gilding.

Jiltverb

(transitive) To cast off capriciously or unfeelingly, as a lover; to deceive in love.

Giltnoun

Gold-colored paint or other coating.

Jiltnoun

A woman who capriciously deceives her lover; a coquette; a flirt.

Giltnoun

Money.

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Jiltverb

To cast off capriciously or unfeelingly, as a lover; to deceive in love.

Giltnoun

A security issued by the Bank of England (see gilt-edged)

Jiltverb

To play the jilt; to practice deception in love; to discard lovers capriciously.

Giltnoun

A gilded object, an object covered with gold.

Jiltnoun

a woman who jilts a lover

Giltnoun

A young female pig, at or nearing the age of first breeding.

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Jiltverb

cast aside capriciously or unfeelingly;

‘jilt a lover or a bride’;

Giltadjective

Golden coloured.

Giltverb

simple past tense and past participle of gild

Giltnoun

A female pig, when young.

Giltnoun

Gold, or that which resembles gold, laid on the surface of a thing; gilding.

Giltnoun

Money.

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Gilt

imp. & p. p. of Gild.

Giltadjective

Gilded; covered with gold; of the color of gold; golden yellow.

Giltnoun

a coating of gold or of something that looks like gold

Giltadjective

having the deep slightly brownish color of gold;

‘long aureate (or golden) hair’; ‘a gold carpet’;

Giltadjective

covered thinly with gold leaf or gold paint.

Giltnoun

gold leaf or gold paint applied in a thin layer to a surface.

Giltnoun

fixed-interest loan securities issued by the UK government.

Giltnoun

a young sow.

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