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Spanish translation of “steel”

steel

noun, adjective /stiːl/
(of) a very hard alloy of iron and carbon, used for making tools etc
acero
tools of the finest steel steel knives/chisels He had a grip of steel (= a very strong grip).
steely adjective hard, cold, strong or bright like steel
duro, frio, fuerte como el acero
steely determination.
steeliness noun
acero
steel wool noun a pad, ball etc of steel shavings used for scouring (pans etc) and polishing.
estropajo
steelworks noun singular or plural a factory where steel is made.
fábrica de acero
(Definition of steel from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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