tending to promote physical well-being; beneficial to health;
in a most excellent way or manner; "he played best after a couple of martinis"
the supreme effort one can make; "they did their best"
with skill or in a pleasing manner; "she dances well"; "he writes well"
in excellent physical condition;
from a position of superiority or authority; "father knows best"; "I know better."
the person who is most outstanding or excellent; someone who tops all others; "he could beat the best of them"
with prudence or propriety; "You would do well to say nothing more"; "could not well refuse"
appealing to the mind;
Canadian physiologist (born in the United States) who assisted F. G. Banting in research leading to the discovery of insulin (1899-1978)
with great or especially intimate knowledge; "we knew them well"
agreeable or pleasing;
(used for emphasis or as an intensifier) entirel
having the deep slightly brownish color of gold; "long aureate (or golden) hair"; "a gold carpet"
made from or covered with gold; "gold coins"; "the gold dome of the Capitol"; "the golden calf"; "gilded icons"
something likened to the metal in brightness or preciousness or superiority etc.; "the child was as good as gold"; "she has a heart of gold"
great wealth; "Whilst that for which all virtue now is sold, and almost every vice--almighty gold"--Ben Jonson
coins made of gold
a soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element; occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits; does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia