Meaning of ALLOY in English

ALLOY

n. 1 mixture, mix, combination, compound, composite, blend, amalgam, admixture; aggregate Brass is an alloy of copper and zinc

v. 2 contaminate, pollute, adulterate, debase, diminish, impair, vitiate Their external prosperity was not alloyed by troubles from within 3 change, modify, temper, alter, moderate, allay Gentle persons might by their true patience alloy the hardness of the common crowd

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