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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Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.

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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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.