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steel

US [stil]
UK [stiːl]
  • n.钢;钢铁工业;钢制磨刀棒;兵器
  • adj.搀有钢的;钢一样的;坚硬的;钢铁业的
  • v.准备对付;下决心应付
  • Web钢材(steelproducts);锻钢;魔鬼任务
Plural Form:steels  Present Participle:steeling  Past Tense:steeled  
steel
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n.
1.
[u]
a strong hard metal that is made of a mixture of iron and carbon
the iron and steel industry
钢铁工业
The frame is made of steel.
这个架子是钢制的。
The bridge is reinforced with huge steel girders.
这座桥用巨大的钢梁加固了。
2.
[u]
钢铁工业the industry that produces steel
Steel used to be important in South Wales.
以前钢铁工业在南威尔士很重要。
steel workers
炼钢工人
a steel town
一座钢城
3.
[c]
钢制磨刀棒a long thin straight piece of steel with a rough surface, used for rubbing knives on to make them sharp
4.
[u]
兵器weapons that are used for fighting
the clash of steel
刀剑交击的哐当声
IDM
She felt a hand of steel(= a strong, firm hand) on her arm.
她感觉一只有力的手抓住了她的胳膊。
You need a cool head and nerves of steel(= great courage) .
你需要有冷静的头脑、非常的魄力。
There was a hint of steel in his voice(= he sounded cold and firm) .
他的语调显得冷静而坚决。
of steel
钢铁般坚强(或冷漠、坚硬)的having a quality like steel, especially a strong, cold or hard quality
She felt a hand of steel(= a strong, firm hand) on her arm.
她感觉一只有力的手抓住了她的胳膊。
You need a cool head and nerves of steel(= great courage) .
你需要有冷静的头脑、非常的魄力。
There was a hint of steel in his voice(= he sounded cold and firm) .
他的语调显得冷静而坚决。
v.
1.
准备对付;下决心应付to prepare yourself to deal with sth unpleasant
As she waited, she steeled herself for disappointment.
她等着的时候,就冷了心不指望了。
He steeled himself to tell them the truth.
他硬下心来把实情告诉了他们。

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