Synonyms for gold-standard
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- 1. gold standard, standard, monetary standard
- usage: a monetary standard under which the basic unit of currency is defined by a stated quantity of gold
- 2. gold standard, paragon, idol, perfection, beau ideal
- usage: a paragon of excellence; "academic education is the gold standard against which other educational activity is pejoratively judged"