cast-iron

7 ENTRIES FOUND:

cast–iron

adjective

: made of cast iron

: very strong or tough

: not likely to fail or be broken

Full Definition of CAST-IRON

1
:  made of cast iron
2
:  resembling cast iron: as
a :  capable of withstanding great strain <a cast–iron stomach>
b :  not admitting change, adaptation, or exception :  rigid <a cast–iron will>

First Known Use of CAST-IRON

1692

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: cast iron
Previous Word in the Dictionary: casting wax
All Words Near: cast-iron

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up cast-iron? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More