Iron synonyms

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A metallic element
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Of, containing, or having the nature of, iron
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Capable of withstanding force or wear; solid, tough, or firm:
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Difficult to understand because of complexity or obscurity:
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A hard, brittle, nonmalleable iron-carbon alloy, cast into shape, containing 2 to 4.5 percent carbon, 0.5 to 3 percent silicon, and lesser amounts of sulfur, manganese, and phosphorus.
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Stubbornly resisting change or clinging to a seemingly hopeless or outdated cause.
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Containing iron, especially iron with a valence of 2.
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Made of iron
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Lacking in shade; undiminished:
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Substantial in amount:
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Unfluctuating; steady:
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Incapable of being overcome, subdued, or vanquished; unconquerable.
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Not bending or flexible; stiff and hard
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Not willing to change or be persuaded; resolute:
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To continue a course of action, especially in spite of difficulties:
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To mutilate or disfigure by repeatedly and roughly cutting, tearing, hacking, or crushing; lacerate and bruise badly
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That cannot be changed; fixed; unalterable
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An alloy, such as steel or bronze, made of two or more metals.
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Refusing to move or to change one's opinion; obstinate; firmly resisting.
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A naturally occurring radioactive isotope of carbon having six protons and eight neutrons in the nucleus. Carbon 14 is important in dating archaeological and biological remains by radiocarbon dating .
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A furnace for heating metal to be wrought
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One who establishes something or formulates the basis for something:
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A facility that melts metals in special furnaces and pours the molten metal into molds to make products. Foundries are usually specified according to the type of metal dealt with: iron foundry, brass foundry, etc.
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A black or blackish-red to brick-red mineral, essentially Fe2 O3 , the chief ore of iron.
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(Dated) The proprietor of an ironworks
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A hardware merchant.
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The shop or business of an ironmonger.
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One that makes iron articles; a blacksmith.
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Articles made of iron, as household utensils, tools, and the like; hardware.
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A method of humorous or subtly sarcastic expression in which the intended meaning of the words is the direct opposite of their usual sense
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A short piece of bar iron for rolling into a sheet; a small billet.
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Any of a group of widely occurring yellowish-brown to black iron oxide minerals, essentially FeO(OH) · n H2 O, used as a minor ore of iron.
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A brown to black mineral that is strongly magnetic. It crystallizes in the cubic system and commonly occurs as small octahedrons. Magnetite occurs in many different types of rock and is an important source of iron. Chemical formula: Fe3O4.
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Capable of great deformation without breaking, when subject to compressive stress . Gold is the most malleable metal.
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A grayish-white, hard, brittle metallic element that occurs in several different minerals and in nodules on the ocean floor. It is used to increase the hardness and strength of steel and other important alloys. Atomic number 25; atomic weight 54.9380; melting point 1,244°C; boiling point 1,962°C; specific gravity 7.21 to 7.44; valence 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7.
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(Dated) A person who works in metal
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The scientific study and technology of extracting metals from ores, refining them for use, and creating alloys and useful objects from them.
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A natural substance from which a nonmetallic material, such as sulfur, can be extracted
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A type of crude iron shaped like a block, commonly used as an industrial raw material.
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A hard, brittle, yellow mineral, FeS2, dimorphic with marcasite and occurring abundantly as a native ore, used to make sulfuric acid; iron sulfide
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Plural form of pyrite
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In the Bible, a young man who with Abednego and Meshach emerged unharmed from the fiery furnace into which they were thrown by Nebuchadnezzar.
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An ore of iron, FeCO3 .
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The iron and steel industry
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Any of various fishes (order Salmoniformes); esp., any of a family (Osmeridae) of small, silvery, salmonoid food fishes found in northern seas or lakes: most run up rivers to spawn
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A building or place for smelting.
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A mixture of metallic arsenides produced during the smelting of copper, iron, and certain other ores
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An easily welded and forged iron that is a mechanical mixture of refined metallic iron with 1 to 3 percent siliceous slag.
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To coat (iron or steel) with rust-resistant zinc.
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Something that physically confines the legs or arms.
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A group of atoms, often of the same element, bound together in a line, branched line, or ring to form a molecule. &diamf3; In a straight chain , each of the constituent atoms is attached to other single atoms, not to groups of atoms. &diamf3; In a branched chain , side groups are attached to the chain. &diamf3; In a closed chain , the atoms are arranged in the shape of a ring.
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A device, usually one of a pair of rings connected to a chain, that is attached to the ankles or feet to restrict movement.
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A restraining device consisting of a pair of strong, connected hoops that can be tightened and locked about the wrists and used on one or both arms of a prisoner in custody.
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An awkward, halting walk; limp
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A handcuff; fetter or shackle for the hand
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Control of the expression of one's feelings; constraint:
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A restraint or check on action or progress:
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A shackle or fetter, especially for the leg.
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Not physically disabled; strong and healthy:
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Merry; joyous.
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High-spirited and strong-willed; vigorous, lusty, etc.
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(Informal) Large and robust
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Physically strong; vigorous; hardy
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Living or growing with full vital strength; strong; robust
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Necessary to the continuation of life; life-sustaining:
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Not giving in or relenting; unyielding
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Unyielding; firm
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Inflexible; rigid:
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Fierce; cruel; savage
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Not placable; that cannot be appeased or pacified; relentless; inexorable
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Not compliant; not yielding; not pliant
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That cannot be moved or influenced by persuasion or entreaty; unrelenting
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Refusing to compromise or come to an agreement; uncompromising
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Hardened against feeling; hardhearted:
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Unyielding in severity or strictness; unrelenting:
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Without remorse; pitiless; merciless; ruthless; cruel
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Aloof; austere
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Unwilling to grant concessions or negotiate; inflexible:
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Not diminishing in intensity, pace, or effort:
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A heated appliance that is used to smooth clothing and other items after washing and (usually, partially) drying.
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A piece of metal bent into a distinctive shape, heated and used to brand livestock.
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a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily rusts; used in construction and tools and armament; plays a role in the transport of oxygen by the blood
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a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily rusts; used in construction and tools and armament; plays a role in the transport of oxygen by the blood
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To remove (a crease or creases) with an iron.
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To apply both heat and mechanical pressure to something, especially as part of a laundry process
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Made of iron
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Having lost consciousness, especially temporarily; unconscious:
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Causing or characterized by severe pain, suffering, or distress:
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Hard to lift or move because of great weight; weighty
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A metallic element
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Coal from which most of the gases have been removed by heating: it burns with intense heat and little smoke, and is used as an industrial fuel
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A person or device that removes wrinkles, usually from clothing.
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A smoothing iron that includes a system for spraying steam onto the item being ironed.
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An appliance for pressing clothes
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An appliance for pressing clothes
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An appliance for pressing clothes
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To cause to begin moving or operating:
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To complete a contest in a specified position
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To make something smooth.
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To generate steam
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Flavored with mineral salts
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Of, containing, or derived from iron
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Containing iron (as in ferriferous rock).
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Able to withstand fatigue, privation, etc.; robust; vigorous
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Of or like steel
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(--- Informal) Unfortunate; too bad:
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Shaped by hammering with tools. Used chiefly of metals or metalwork.
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(--- Obs.) A wooden club
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