Steely

Definition of Steely

Steel´y   Pronunciation:
a.1.Made of steel; consisting of steel.
Around his shop the steely sparkles flew.
- Gay.
2.Resembling steel; hard; firm; having the color of steel.
She would unarm her noble heart of that steely resistance against the sweet blows of love.
- Sir P. Sidney.
Steely iron
a compound of iron containing less than one half of one per cent of carbon.

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