rust·​proof | \ ˈrəst-ˌprüf How to pronounce rustproof (audio) \

Definition of rustproof

: incapable of rusting

Examples of rustproof in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Handwoven from all-weather wicker, Arhaus' hanging chair sits on a rustproof aluminum stand. Kelly Allen, House Beautiful, 22 Apr. 2022 With a rustproof speed-lacing system, tying your shoes is easy and quick — something that is certainly ideal in the cold weather. Tim Kohut, BGR, 6 July 2021 This is made with durable, rustproof plastic for years of durable use. Chris Hachey, BGR, 26 May 2021 Made from the highest quality stainless steel, these have a rustproof ceramic core to ensure smooth and easy grinding. Chris Hachey, BGR, 19 Apr. 2021 The adjustable swivel ball joint is rustproof brass. Maren Estrada, BGR, 7 Apr. 2021 The bedroom furniture, which the architect designed and had made locally of factory-grade aluminum, is rustproof and steeped in the adolescent reveries of sleepaway camp. Sarah Medford, WSJ, 7 Oct. 2020 At the same time, demand for zinc—a lightweight, rustproof metal favored in the car and construction industries among others—has remained steady, eating away at the excess inventory. David Hodari, WSJ, 10 July 2017 The 19-pound scooter is made from a lightweight, rustproof aluminum, and its 8-inch polyurethane wheels won�t ever go flat. Sonia Zjawinski, WIRED, 1 Nov. 2002 See More

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First Known Use of rustproof

1691, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rustproof was in 1691

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Last Updated

29 Apr 2022

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“Rustproof.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 May. 2022.

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