Synonyms for metal

Synonyms for (noun) metal

Synonyms: metal, alloy

Definition: a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten

Usage: brass is an alloy of zinc and copper

Similar words: mixture

Definition: (chemistry) a substance consisting of two or more substances mixed together (not in fixed proportions and not with chemical bonding)

Synonyms: metal, metallic element

Definition: any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.

Similar words: element, chemical element

Definition: any of the more than 100 known substances (of which 92 occur naturally) that cannot be separated into simpler substances and that singly or in combination constitute all matter

Synonyms for (verb) metal

Synonyms: metal

Definition: cover with metal

Similar words: surface, coat

Definition: put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface

Usage: coat the cake with chocolate

Synonyms for (adj) metal

Synonyms: metal, metallic

Definition: containing or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal

Usage: a metallic compound; metallic luster; the strange metallic note of the meadow lark, suggesting the clash of vibrant blades- Ambrose Bierce

Similar words: all-metal

Definition: consisting completely of metal

Usage: all-metal airplanes

Similar words: aluminiferous

Definition: containing alum or aluminum

Similar words: antimonial

Definition: containing antimony

Usage: antimonial lead

Similar words: argentiferous

Definition: containing or yielding silver

Usage: argentiferous ore

Similar words: auriferous, gold-bearing

Definition: containing gold

Usage: auriferous quartz veins

Similar words: bimetal, bimetallic

Definition: formed of two different metals or alloys; especially in sheets bonded together

Similar words: bronze

Definition: made from or consisting of bronze

Similar words: gold, golden, gilded

Definition: made from or covered with gold

Usage: gold coins; the gold dome of the Capitol; the golden calf; gilded icons

Similar words: metal-looking, metallic-looking, metallike

Definition: resembling metal

Similar words: silver

Definition: made from or largely consisting of silver

Usage: silver bracelets

Similar words: tinny

Definition: thin and metallic in sound; lacking resonance

Usage: an unpleasant tinny voice

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