There are 2 translations of steel in Spanish:

steel1

Pronunciation: /stiːl/

n

  • 1.1 u [Metall] acero (m) nerves of steel nervios de acero he showed his steel demostró su temple (before n) [girder/helmet] de acero the steel industry la industria siderúrgica steel maker o manufacturer fabricante (mf) de acero
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    • This shining metal was not raw iron but hard steel, which bent the softer wrought-iron blades of the Gauls.
    • Adding carbon to iron to make steel does make it stronger and tougher, up to a point.
    • Carbon steel is an alloy of iron with small amounts of Mn, S, P, and Si. Alloy steels are carbon steels with other additives such as nickel, chromium, vanadium, etc.
    1.2 c (sharpener) afilador (m), chaira (f)
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    • With it I demonstrate that it is impossible to cut yourself when sharpening on a steel as long as you use Neville knives.

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There are 2 translations of steel in Spanish:

steel2

v refl

  • to steel oneself for sth/to + inf armarse de valor para algo/para + inf he steeled himself for the injection/to phone her se armó de valor para la inyección/para llamarla she had steeled herself against his entreaties se había hecho fuerte para no ceder a sus súplicas
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    • It's all because I'm mentally steeling myself in preparation for next Monday.
    • Stiffening, his hand gravitating to his sword hilt, Ikeda steeled himself, preparing for any situation.
    • When that was confirmed I realised I had actually been steeling myself in preparation.

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Word of the day rigor
m
rigor (US), rigour (GB) …
Cultural fact of the day

Santería is a religious cult, fusing African beliefs and Catholicism, which developed among African Yoruba slaves in Cuba. Followers believe both in a single supreme being and also in orishas, deities who each share an identity with a Christian saint and who combine a force of nature with human characteristics. Rituals involve music, dancing, sacrificial offerings, divination, and going into trances.