Synonyms for steel

Synonyms for (noun) steel

Synonyms: steel

Definition: knife sharpener consisting of a ridged steel rod

Similar words: sharpener

Definition: any implement that is used to make something (an edge or a point) sharper

Usage: a knife sharpener

Synonyms: sword, steel, brand, blade

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

Similar words: arm, weapon, weapon system

Definition: any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting

Usage: he was licensed to carry a weapon

Synonyms: steel

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

Similar words: metal, alloy

Definition: a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten

Usage: brass is an alloy of zinc and copper

Synonyms for (verb) steel

Synonyms: steel

Definition: cover, plate, or edge with steel

Similar words: cover

Definition: provide with a covering or cause to be covered

Usage: cover her face with a handkerchief; cover the child with a blanket; cover the grave with flowers

Synonyms: nerve, steel

Definition: get ready for something difficult or unpleasant

Similar words: brace, poise

Definition: prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult

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