Translation of "metallic" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /məˈtæl.ɪk/ us /məˈtæl.ɪk/

A metallic sound, appearance, or taste is like metal.

a dull, metallic sound
Beer from a can often has a metallic taste.
Our new car is metallic blue.

consisting of, or partly consisting of, metal

Brass is a metallic alloy of copper and zinc.

(Translation of “metallic” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)