Antonyms

1. metal-cutting

adjective. hard and sharp enough to cut metal.

Antonyms

  • pointless

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Rhymes with Precious Metal

  • unsettle
  • resettle
  • trettel
  • gretel
  • gretal
  • zettle
  • zettel
  • settle
  • petal
  • nettle
  • mettle
  • kettle
  • kettell
  • hettel
  • gettle
  • gettel
  • betel

Sentences with precious-metal


1. Noun Phrase
This rule may affect the tax you pay on the sale of precious metals.

2. Noun Phrase
By far the safest method is to buy gold whose precious metal content is guaranteed.

3. Noun Phrase
The precious metal is part of the Earth’s crust at an estimated .0025 parts per million.

4. Noun Phrase
Both precious metals act as superconductors, thus industrial applications of gold and silver can help boost market demand.

2. precious

adjective. ['ˈprɛʃəs'] characterized by feeling or showing fond affection for.

Synonyms

  • wanted
  • cherished
  • treasured

Antonyms

  • undesirable
  • maladroit
  • sincere
  • ingenuous

Etymology

  • precious (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • precios (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. precious

adjective. ['ˈprɛʃəs'] of high worth or cost.

Antonyms

  • unattractive

Etymology

  • precious (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • precios (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. precious

adjective. ['ˈprɛʃəs'] held in great esteem for admirable qualities especially of an intrinsic nature.

Synonyms

  • worthy

Antonyms

  • qualitative
  • unworthiness

Etymology

  • precious (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • precios (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. precious

adjective. ['ˈprɛʃəs'] obviously contrived to charm.

Synonyms

  • cute

Antonyms

  • unwanted
  • unwelcome

Etymology

  • precious (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • precios (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. precious

adverb. ['ˈprɛʃəs'] extremely.

Antonyms

  • dishonorable

Etymology

  • precious (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • precios (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. metal

noun. ['ˈmɛtəl'] any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc..

Synonyms

  • lithium
  • Yb
  • heavy metal
  • lanthanum
  • atomic number 72
  • Pa
  • praseodymium
  • atomic number 19
  • base metal
  • atomic number 24
  • polonium
  • Ta
  • Be
  • Ho
  • atomic number 73
  • aluminum
  • lutecium
  • La
  • atomic number 70
  • atomic number 4
  • element
  • Os
  • atomic number 76
  • Rb
  • neptunium
  • Ti
  • Bi
  • Es
  • Tl
  • Cd
  • atomic number 41
  • Sb
  • radium
  • metallic element
  • atomic number 61
  • palladium
  • atomic number 95
  • Cu
  • Ce
  • lead
  • Tb
  • beryllium
  • manganese
  • gallium
  • hydrargyrum
  • promethium
  • tin
  • atomic number 64
  • Zr
  • atomic number 97
  • atomic number 22
  • atomic number 13
  • rubidium
  • Am
  • atomic number 55
  • tungsten
  • gadolinium
  • alkaline-earth metal
  • Mg
  • Eu
  • atomic number 46
  • atomic number 100
  • Pm
  • thulium
  • atomic number 51
  • atomic number 67
  • atomic number 71
  • Cf
  • scandium
  • Bk
  • atomic number 98
  • atomic number 59
  • Co
  • protoactinium
  • alkaline metal
  • Hg
  • thallium
  • atomic number 62
  • atomic number 83
  • Ba
  • atomic number 96
  • atomic number 42
  • atomic number 88
  • Mo
  • protactinium
  • Ra
  • atomic number 28
  • atomic number 65
  • Cs
  • atomic number 43
  • atomic number 27
  • vanadium
  • Th
  • molybdenum
  • potassium
  • Cm
  • yttrium
  • berkelium
  • atomic number 38
  • neodymium
  • zinc
  • atomic number 48
  • indium
  • aluminium
  • Fm
  • atomic number 99
  • atomic number 93
  • lutetium
  • atomic number 56
  • barium
  • atomic number 58
  • atomic number 25
  • dysprosium
  • Re
  • atomic number 40
  • atomic number 81
  • In
  • atomic number 31
  • atomic number 66
  • iridium
  • holmium
  • atomic number 60
  • terbium
  • atomic number 20
  • iron
  • Pb
  • cerium
  • samarium
  • atomic number 21
  • sodium
  • bismuth
  • Zn
  • chemical element
  • atomic number 30
  • caesium
  • uranium
  • Cr
  • einsteinium
  • atomic number 12
  • technetium
  • atomic number 80
  • K
  • atomic number 87
  • Ca
  • Er
  • Nb
  • atomic number 75
  • atomic number 77
  • atomic number 37
  • Dy
  • cadmium
  • atomic number 63
  • Np
  • antimony
  • Gd
  • ruthenium
  • wolfram
  • niobium
  • alkali metal
  • Ga
  • U
  • Po
  • mercury
  • Na
  • chromium
  • nickel
  • Sr
  • Hf
  • thorium
  • tantalum
  • atomic number 69
  • Al
  • titanium
  • atomic number 39
  • curium
  • copper
  • atomic number 82
  • Ru
  • Tm
  • americium
  • atomic number 92
  • atomic number 26
  • atomic number 84
  • europium
  • Fr
  • rhenium
  • noble metal
  • Sn
  • erbium
  • atomic number 57
  • atomic number 23
  • fermium
  • cesium
  • Li
  • Ni
  • osmium
  • ytterbium
  • atomic number 91
  • atomic number 90
  • atomic number 29
  • hafnium
  • atomic number 11
  • Pr
  • Rh
  • atomic number 50
  • atomic number 3
  • strontium
  • atomic number 49
  • Lu
  • Y
  • francium
  • Fe
  • Mn
  • atomic number 74
  • calcium
  • Pd
  • V
  • E
  • Sc
  • Sm
  • atomic number 68
  • W
  • Nd
  • magnesium
  • Ir
  • alkaline earth
  • Tc
  • atomic number 44
  • cobalt
  • glucinium
  • californium
  • atomic number 45
  • zirconium
  • rhodium

Antonyms

  • frail
  • genuine
  • uncover
  • purity

8. metal

adjective. ['ˈmɛtəl'] containing or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal.

Synonyms

  • golden
  • metal-looking
  • aluminiferous
  • bimetallic
  • gold-bearing
  • gold
  • antimonial
  • silver
  • metallic
  • metallike
  • metallic-looking
  • argentiferous
  • gilded
  • bimetal
  • auriferous
  • all-metal
  • tinny

Antonyms

  • unchangeable
  • fresh water
  • software
  • curve

9. metal

noun. ['ˈmɛtəl'] a mixture containing two or more metallic elements or metallic and nonmetallic elements usually fused together or dissolving into each other when molten.

Synonyms

  • primary solid solution
  • copper-base alloy
  • tombac
  • 18-karat gold
  • Wood's metal
  • amalgam
  • nickel alloy
  • pinchbeck
  • Inconel
  • tambac
  • pot metal
  • Wood's alloy
  • mixture
  • 22-karat gold
  • white metal
  • cheoplastic metal
  • white gold
  • Babbitt metal
  • dental gold
  • German silver
  • bearing metal
  • Britannia metal
  • tombak
  • electrum
  • steel
  • pewter
  • alloy
  • solid solution
  • oroide
  • oreide
  • solder
  • Duralumin
  • fusible metal
  • type metal
  • Carboloy
  • nickel silver
  • Invar
  • babbitt
  • sterling silver
  • dental amalgam
  • Stellite
  • pyrophoric alloy
  • Alnico
  • nickel-base alloy
  • shot metal

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • follow
  • disadvantage
  • deficit

10. metal

verb. ['ˈmɛtəl'] cover with metal.

Synonyms

  • coat

Antonyms

  • achromatic
  • unpropitious
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