wire wool Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “wire wool” in the English Dictionary

"wire wool" in British English

See all translations

wire woolnoun [U]

uk   us   UK
→  steel wool
(Definition of wire wool from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wire wool”
in Chinese (Simplified) 钢绒,钢棉(用以打磨物体表面)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鋼絨,鋼棉(用以打磨物體表面)…
What is the pronunciation of wire wool?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“wire wool” in British English

More meanings of “wire wool”

Word of the Day


A studious person enjoys studying or spends a lot of time studying.

Word of the Day

Tree huggers and climate change deniers
Tree huggers and climate change deniers
by Colin McIntosh,
October 08, 2015
The climate debate is one that has predictably generated a large amount of new vocabulary, some of it originally specialized scientific terminology that has been taken up by the media and is now common currency. Some of these terms are new additions to the Cambridge English Dictionary. The two opposing sides in

Read More 

face training noun
face training noun
October 05, 2015
a system of facial exercises designed to tone the facial muscles and improve the skin

Read More