Definition of gilt
- gilt Noun A thin layer of gold or other metal; gilding
- gilt Noun money
- gilt Noun A security issued by the Bank of England (see gilt-edged)
- gilt Adjective golden coloured
- gilt Noun A young female pig, at or nearing the age of first breeding.
- gilt Verb Past of gild
- gild Verb To cover with a thin layer of gold; to cover with gold leaf.
- gild Verb to adorn
- gild Verb to make appear drunk