Crossword solutions & Synonyms for

19 September 2020 The Mirror Classic

We have 20 answers for the crossword clue metal. We last saw the 'metal' clue in The Mirror Classic on Monday, 14 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

Crossword Answers

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Metal container for storing dry foods such as tea or flour

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Something likened to the metal in brightness or preciousness or superiority etc.; "the child was as good as gold"; "she has a heart of gold"


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

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Make an alloy of


A serious (or tragic) role in a play


Get ready for something difficult or unpleasant

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Another word for chromium when it is used in dyes or pigments


Coat with a layer of copper


A United States coin worth one twentieth of a dollar


Silverware eating utensils

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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"


(Roman mythology) messenger of Jupiter and god of commerce; counterpart of Greek Hermes

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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

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A silvery ductile metallic element found primarily in bauxite

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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.

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