Lengua inglesa
steel pronunciación
1 any of a number of iron alloys that contain small amounts of carbon and, in some cases, additional elements, and which are used in the manufacture of motor vehicles, ships, bridges, machinery, tools, etc. See also carbon steel.
2 a rough-surfaced rod, made of this alloy, used for sharpening knives by hand.
3 said especially of someone, their character, determination, etc: hardness, strength, etc a man of steel .
verb (steeled , steeling ) (usu steel oneself) to harden oneself or prepare oneself emotionally, especially for something unpleasant or unwelcome.
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