1. golden years the time of life after retirement from active work
  2. golden stars California plant having grasslike leaves and showy orange flowers
  3. golden yarrow greyish woolly leafy perennial with branched stems ending in leafless stalks bearing golden-yellow flower heads; dry areas western North America
  4. golden rain an ornamental shrub or tree of the genus Laburnum
  5. golden rule any important rule
  6. Golden Horde a Mongolian army that swept over eastern Europe in the 13th century
  7. golden fern tropical American fern having fronds with light golden undersides
  8. Golden Rule a command based on Jesus' words in the Sermon on the Mount
  9. goldenrod any of numerous chiefly summer-blooming and fall-blooming North American plants especially of the genus Solidago
  10. coldness the absence of heat
  11. gladdon iris iris with purple flowers and foul-smelling leaves
  12. golden mean the middle between extremes
  13. golden oriole bright yellow songbird with black wings
  14. golden seal perennial herb of northeastern United States having a thick knotted yellow rootstock and large rounded leaves
  15. goldenseal perennial herb of northeastern United States having a thick knotted yellow rootstock and large rounded leaves
  16. goldeneye large-headed swift-flying diving duck of Arctic regions
  17. golden larch Chinese deciduous conifer resembling a larch with golden yellow leaves
  18. golden pea western United States bushy herb having yellow pea-like flowers
  19. golden gram erect bushy annual widely cultivated in warm regions of India and Indonesia and United States for forage and especially its edible seeds; chief source of bean sprouts used in Chinese cookery; sometimes placed in genus Phaseolus
  20. golden-yellow of yellow tinged with gold