Crossword solutions & Synonyms for
24 September 2020 Evening Standard Quick Crossword
We have 20 answers for the crossword clue metal
. We last saw the 'metal' clue in Evening Standard Quick Crossword on Monday, 21 September 2020.
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Definitions and usage
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- Any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
- A mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten; "brass is an alloy of zinc and copper"
- Cover with metal
- Containing or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal; "a metallic compound"; "metallic luster"; "the strange metallic note of the meadow lark, suggesting the clash of vibrant blades"- Ambrose Bierce
Metal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour
Great wealth; "Whilst that for which all virtue now is sold, and almost every vice--almighty gold"--Ben Jonson
A filamentous projection or process on an organism
A golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head
The playing of a card to start a trick in bridge; "the lead was in the dummy"
A bluish-white lustrous metallic element; brittle at ordinary temperatures but malleable when heated; used in a wide variety of alloys and in galvanizing iron; it occurs naturally as zinc sulphide in zinc blende
A serious (or tragic) role in a play
Cover, plate, or edge with steel
Another word for chromium when it is used in dyes or pigments
Uncomplimentary terms for a policeman
A United States coin worth one twentieth of a dollar
Silverware eating utensils
Touched lightly in passing; grazed against; "of all the people brushed against in a normal day on a city street I remember not a one"
Temperature measured by a mercury thermometer; "the mercury was falling rapidly"
A yarn made partly or entirely of metal
A heavy precious metallic element; grey-white and resistant to corroding; occurs in some nickel and copper ores and is also found native in some deposits
A light strong grey lustrous corrosion-resistant metallic element used in strong lightweight alloys (as for airplane parts); the main sources are rutile and ilmenite
A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite
Any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.
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