yellow as gold

yellow as gold
((as) yellow as gold)
жёлтый, золотистый

On the floor beneath their feet was sawdust which appeared yellow as gold in the square of moonlight falling through the doorway. (A. Saxton, ‘The Great Midland’, part VI, ‘1941’) — Пол вагона был усыпан желтыми, золотившимися в квадрате лунного света опилками.


Большой англо-русский фразеологический словарь. - М.: «Русский язык-Медиа».. 2006.

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