Meaning of STEEL in English



Function: transitive verb

Date: 13th century

1 : to overlay, point, or edge with steel

2 a : to cause to resemble steel (as in looks or hardness) b : to fill with resolution or determination < steel ed herself to face the crisis>

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.