Definition of steel oneself
- Steel yourself—I have bad news.
- He steeled himself for the interview.
: commercial iron that contains carbon in any amount up to about 1.7 percent as an essential alloying constituent, is malleable when under suitable conditions, and is distinguished from cast iron by its malleability and lower carbon content
: an instrument or implement of or characteristically of steel: such as
: a thrusting or cutting weapon
: to overlay, point, or edge with steel
: to cause to resemble steel (as in looks or hardness)
: to fill with resolution or determination
: made of steel
: of or relating to the production of steel
: resembling steel
: a person's self : one's own self
: one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self
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