Golden age

Definition of Golden age

The fabulous age of primeval simplicity and purity of manners in rural employments, followed by the silver age, bronze age, and iron age.
(Roman Literature) The best part (B. C. 81 - A. D. 14) of the classical period of Latinity; the time when Cicero, Cæsar, Virgil, etc., wrote
- Dryden.
That period in the history of a literature, etc., when it flourishes in its greatest purity or attains its greatest glory; as, the Elizabethan age has been considered the golden age of English literature.

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Saturnia regna, Saturnian age, age of Aquarius, era of prosperity, fair weather, golden era, golden time, good times, halcyon days, heaven, heyday, millennium, palmy days, piping times, prosperity, reign of Saturn, rosy era, sunshine, utopia
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