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adjective. ['ˈstɝːlɪŋ'] highest in quality.
Rhymes with Sterling
Sentences with sterling
1. Noun, singular or mass
Dip the gold chain into a cleaner solution that is formulated for sterling silver.
Silver is alloyed with copper to make sterling silver.
3. Verb, gerund or present participle
The best grade of silver to use is sterling or above.
Quotes about sterling
1. You can't go around hoping that most people have sterling moral characters. The most you can hope for is that people will pretend that they do.
- Fran Lebowitz
2. In a strange way, I had fallen in love with my depression. Dr. Sterling was right about that. I loved it because I thought it was all I had. I thought depression was the part of my character that made me worthwhile. I thought so little of myself, felt that I had such scant offerings to give to the world, that the one thing that justified my existence at all was my agony.
- Elizabeth Wurtzel, Prozac Nation
noun. ['ˈstɝːlɪŋ'] British money; especially the pound sterling as the basic monetary unit of the UK.