gold record
noun Date: 1957 a gold phonograph record awarded to a singer or group whose single record has sold at least one million copies or whose album has sold at least 500,000 copies

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  • gold record — noun count AMERICAN a prize that a singer or group receives when a lot of people buy a record they have made …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • gold record — noun : a gold phonograph record awarded to a singer or group whose single record has sold at least one million copies or whose album has sold at least 500,000 copies * * * gold record noun A gold disc (qv above) • • • Main Entry: ↑gold * * * noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • gold record — award given to an entertainer for selling over one million copies of a musical recording or a half million albums …   English contemporary dictionary

  • The Gold Record — Infobox Album | Name = The Gold Record Type = Album Artist = The Bouncing Souls Released = June 6, 2006 Recorded = January 2006 Length = 44:24 Producer = Ted Hutt Genre = Punk rock Label = Epitaph Reviews = * Allmusic Rating|4.5|5… …   Wikipedia

  • Paddington Bear's Gold Record — is a musical recording released in 1984 by Audiotrax Records. The color of the record (LP) itself is actually a transparent sort of lime yellow. An audio tape was released simultaneously; both record and tape had the same cover picture of… …   Wikipedia

  • gold disc — noun A gold replica of a record, presented to the composer, performer, etc to commemorate achieving sales above a certain amount (for a UK album, 100000 copies) • • • Main Entry: ↑gold * * * ˌgold ˈdisc 7 [gold disc] noun a gold record that is… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gold (color) — Gold tone redirects here. For the type of photographic print, see Gold tone (print). Gold (golden) Color coordinates Hex triplet #FFD700 …   Wikipedia

  • Gold (album) — Gold is the title of many music albums. They are not gold albums (albums certified to have sold over a given number of copies in their country), though they may become it. They are often greatest hits compilations, but several are original albums …   Wikipedia

  • record — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun 1 account ADJECTIVE ▪ formal ▪ No formal record of the marriage now survives. ▪ official, public ▪ permanent ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • gold — /goʊld / (say gohld) noun 1. a precious yellow metal, highly malleable and ductile, and free from liability to rust. Symbol: Au; relative atomic mass: 196.967; atomic number: 79; density: 19.3 at 20°C. 2. coin made of it. 3. money; wealth. 4.… …   Australian English dictionary

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