Translation of "steel" - English-Spanish dictionary

steel

noun [ no plural ] uk /stiːl/

a very strong metal made from iron, used for making knives, machines, etc.

acero

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

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

(Translation of “steel” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)