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Synonyms for iron
ˈaɪ ərn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. iron, Fe, atomic number 26(noun)

    a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily rusts; used in construction and tools and armament; plays a role in the transport of oxygen by the blood

    Synonyms:
    branding iron, smoothing iron, atomic number 26

    Antonyms:
    frail

  2. iron(noun)

    a golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head

    Synonyms:
    branding iron, smoothing iron, atomic number 26

    Antonyms:
    frail

  3. iron, branding iron(noun)

    implement used to brand live stock

    Synonyms:
    branding iron, smoothing iron, atomic number 26

    Antonyms:
    frail

  4. iron, smoothing iron(adj)

    home appliance consisting of a flat metal base that is heated and used to smooth cloth

    Synonyms:
    branding iron, smoothing iron, atomic number 26

    Antonyms:
    frail

  5. cast-iron, iron(verb)

    extremely robust

    "an iron constitution"

    Synonyms:
    cast-iron

    Antonyms:
    frail

  6. iron, iron out, press(verb)

    press and smooth with a heated iron

    "press your shirts"; "she stood there ironing"

    Synonyms:
    weigh, fight, beseech, agitate, press out, bid, constrict, crusade, iron out, weight-lift, press, exhort, conjure, weightlift, campaign, put right, urge on, entreat, compact, squeeze, straighten out, compress, contract, adjure, push, urge

    Antonyms:
    frail

Wiktionary

  1. iron(2)

    Made of the metal iron.

    Synonyms:
    press

  2. iron(2)

    Strong (as of will), inflexible.

    Synonyms:
    adamant, brassbound, adamantine

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    fer, erf, hadid, al-hadid, hierro, railway, par, ferro, rail, pars, curtain, railways, ferric, kcrc, tomur, steel, ferrous, rebar, al-hadidi, railroad, kcr

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. iron

    Synonyms:
    Male prostitute, see there

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How to use iron in a sentence?

  1. Richard Lovelace, To Althea from Prison:

    Stone walls do not a prison make, nor iron bars a cage.

  2. Rory McIlroy:

    It was heat of the moment, if it had been any other club, I probably wouldn't have. But I didn't need a 3-iron for the rest of the round, so I thought,' Why not ?'.

  3. Tom Goodhead:

    Driven by concern for declining revenues amidst the falling market price of iron ore, the company took risks, increased production and turned a blind eye to dangers that ultimately claimed lives and destroyed communities, bHP was woefully negligent in its duty of care and the damages sought are entirely commensurate with the devastation the company has wrought....

  4. Friedrich Nietzsche:

    For a significant manwoman, the one thought he values greatly, to the laughter and scorn of insignificant men, is a key to hidden treasure chambers; for those others, it is nothing but a piece of old iron.

  5. David Mitchell:

    We didn't pay for the polio vaccine based on the future cost savings for kids who didn't need to live in iron lungs.


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