Bedeutung von “metal” — Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C, U ] us uk /ˈmetəl/
Extra Examples
The explosion sent pieces of glass and metal hurtling through the air.This glue bonds wood and metal in seconds.The metal bars were bent and twisted.He's had a metal pin put in his leg so that the bones heal properly.Magnets attract metal.

B1 a usually hard, shiny material such as iron, gold, or silver which heat and electricity can travel through:

scrap metal
Metals are used for making machinery and tools.
a metal sheet/bar
metallic adjective us uk /məˈtælɪk/

having a quality that is similar to metal:

a metallic paint/taste
Our new car is metallic blue.
→ See also heavy metal

(Definition von “metal” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)