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Synonyms for Steel

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. steel(noun)

    an alloy of iron with small amounts of carbon; widely used in construction; mechanical properties can be varied over a wide range

    blade, sword, brand

  2. sword, blade, brand, steel(noun)

    a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard

    vane, stigma, brand, marque, sword, trade name, steel, brand name, make, firebrand, blade, stain, mark, leaf blade

  3. steel(verb)

    knife sharpener consisting of a ridged steel rod

    blade, sword, brand

  4. steel, nerve(verb)

    get ready for something difficult or unpleasant

    steel, nerve

  5. steel(verb)

    cover, plate, or edge with steel


Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. steel(v. a.)

    case-harden, edge or point with steel

  2. steel(v. a.)

    harden, strengthen, fortify, nerve, brace, make firm

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. steel(n)

    Associated words:
    siderotechny, siderurgy, bessemerize, bessemer, damaskeen, damask

  2. steel(v)

    fortify, brace, nerve

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    stahl, siderúrgica, staal, aciers, steelmaking, iron, steels, rope

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How to use Steel in a sentence?

  1. Seán O'Casey:

    Here, the churches seemed to shrink away into eroding corners. They seem to have ceased to be essential parts of American life. They no longer give life. It is the huge buildings of commerce and trade which now align the people to attention. These in their massive manner of steel and stone say, Come unto me all ye who labor, and we will give you work.

  2. Mmusi Maimane:

    I had to endure a barrage of racial insults. What you've got to do is to steel your back and carry on, i recognize that they wanted to do everything in their power to win, to a point when you recognize it's a tactical thing to divide the nation along racial lines.

  3. Kevin Bai of CRU consultancy:

    There have been a lot of reopened plants but demand has hardly improved, we think steel prices may still have some more downward pressure because of the supply response.

  4. John Kilduff:

    It's a push and pull situation with the Yemen tensions giving Brent support while U.S. prices get pulled down as people steel themselves for another inventory rise next week.

  5. Prince Phillip:

    Deaf? If you are near there, no wonder you are deaf. (to a group of deaf children standing next to a Jamaican steel drum band in Wales)

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