steel town

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of steel town

: a town where steel is made
  • She came from a steel town in Pennsylvania.

Word by Word Definitions

steel play
  1. : 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

  2. : an instrument or implement of or characteristically of steel: such as

  3. : a thrusting or cutting weapon

  1. : to overlay, point, or edge with steel

  2. : to cause to resemble steel (as in looks or hardness)

  3. : to fill with resolution or determination

  1. : made of steel

  2. : of or relating to the production of steel

  3. : resembling steel

town play
  1. : a compactly settled area usually larger than a village but smaller than a city

  2. : a compactly settled area as distinguished from surrounding rural territory

  3. : a large densely populated urban area : city


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