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1. iron

noun. ['ˈaɪɝn'] a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily rusts; used in construction and tools and armament; plays a role in the transport of oxygen by the blood.

Synonyms

  • metallic element
  • gamma iron
  • ingot iron
  • structural iron
  • wrought iron
  • atomic number 26
  • galvanized iron
  • cast iron
  • alpha iron
  • iron ore
  • Fe
  • pig iron
  • delta iron
  • beta iron
  • steel
  • metal

Antonyms

  • unhealthy
  • weak
  • tasteless
  • refined

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Words that Rhyme with Iron

  • achorn
  • ahlborn
  • albern
  • andiron
  • ashburn
  • athearn
  • auburn
  • auderburn
  • ausburn
  • bacorn
  • blackburn
  • blankenhorn
  • bloedorn
  • cauthorn
  • cavern
  • cawthorn
  • cawthorne
  • cistern
  • claborn
  • claiborn

Example sentences of the word iron


1. Noun, singular or mass
Toilet bowl rings that appear dark red in color indicate that too much iron is in the water.

2. Verb, base form
Just be careful not to iron the paper to the freezer paper.

Quotes containing the word iron


1. When it comes to Pakistan, the first word that comes to the mind of the Chinese is 'iron brother.' To us Chinese, Pakistan is always a trustworthy friend who is as solid as iron. Actually, Chinese netizens refer to Pakistan as 'Iron Pak.' This testifies to the strength of China-Pakistan friendship.
- Li Keqiang

2. We are of opinion that instead of letting books grow moldy behind an iron grating, far from the vulgar gaze, it is better to let them wear out by being read.
- Jules Verne, Journey to the Center of the Earth

3. Man...heats up like a lightbulb: red hot in the twinkling of an eye and cold again in a flash. The female, on the other hand...heats up like an iron. Slowly, over a low heat, like tasty stew. But then, once she has heated up, there's no stopping her.
- Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Shadow of the Wind

2. iron-grey

noun. the color of freshly broken cast iron.

Synonyms

  • iron-gray
  • grey
  • gray
  • grayness

Antonyms

  • northern
  • colorful
  • subjective
  • reactive

3. iron-tree

noun. a small slow-growing deciduous tree of northern Iran having a low domed shape.

Synonyms

  • genus Parrotia
  • iron tree
  • angiospermous tree
  • ironwood tree
  • flowering tree
  • ironwood

4. iron-gray

noun. the color of freshly broken cast iron.

Synonyms

  • iron-grey
  • grey
  • gray
  • grayness

Antonyms

  • northern
  • colorful
  • subjective
  • reactive

5. iron-storage_disease

noun. pathology in which iron accumulates in the tissues; characterized by bronzed skin and enlarged liver and diabetes mellitus and abnormalities of the pancreas and the joints.

Synonyms

  • acquired hemochromatosis
  • idiopathic hemochromatosis
  • bronzed diabetes
  • iron overload
  • pathology
  • hemochromatosis

6. iron

noun. ['ˈaɪɝn'] a golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head.

Synonyms

  • club
  • long iron
  • mashie niblick
  • two iron
  • golf club
  • niblick
  • mashie
  • short iron
  • seven iron
  • putter
  • five iron
  • driving iron
  • midiron
  • one iron
  • wedge
  • putting iron
  • golf-club

Antonyms

  • nonmetallic
  • coldness
  • anestrus
  • unemotionality

7. iron

adjective. ['ˈaɪɝn'] extremely robust.

Synonyms

  • cast-iron

Antonyms

  • spread
  • divide

8. iron

verb. ['ˈaɪɝn'] press and smooth with a heated iron.

Synonyms

  • iron out
  • mangle
  • heat up
  • press

Antonyms

  • exempt
  • chill
  • ice
  • alter

9. iron

noun. ['ˈaɪɝn'] implement used to brand live stock.

Synonyms

  • branding iron

Antonyms

  • delay
  • decompression

10. iron

noun. ['ˈaɪɝn'] home appliance consisting of a flat metal base that is heated and used to smooth cloth.

Synonyms

  • goffer
  • gauffer
  • goffering iron
  • gauffering iron
  • steam iron
  • travel iron
  • household appliance
  • smoothing iron
  • flatiron

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • decompress
  • unfasten
  • dislodge
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