HyperDic: bronze

English > 6 senses of the word bronze:
NOUNsubstancebronzean alloy of copper and tin and sometimes other elements
artifactbronzea sculpture made of bronze
VERBchangebronzegive the color and appearance of bronze to something
bodybronze, tanget a tan, from wind or sun
ADJECTIVEallbronze, bronzyof the color of bronze
allbronzemade from or consisting of bronze
bronze > pronunciation
Soundsbraa'nz
RhymesAfrikaans ... Saint-Saens: 6 rhymes with aanz...
English > bronze: 6 senses > adjective 1
MeaningOf the color of bronze.
Synonymbronzy
BroaderchromaticBeing or having or characterized by hue
Spanishbronceado
Catalanbronzí
English > bronze: 6 senses > adjective 2
Meaningmade from or consisting of bronze.
Broadermetallic, metalContaining or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal
Spanishbronceado
English > bronze: 6 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningAn alloy of copper and tin and sometimes other elements; also any copper-base alloy containing other elements in place of tin.
Narroweralpha bronzeAn alloy of copper and tin that can be worked
bell metalbronze with 3 or 4 parts copper to 1 part tin
beryllium bronzeA copper-base alloy containing beryllium
gunmetalA type of bronze used for parts subject to wear or corrosion (especially corrosion by sea water)
leaded bronzebronze to which 1-4% lead is added
nickel bronzeA bronze containing up to 30% nickel
phosphor bronzeA corrosion-resistant bronze containing phosphorus
silicon bronzeA bronze with 2-3% silicon that is resistant to corrosion
Broadercopper-base alloyAny alloy whose principal component is copper
Substancescopper, Cu, atomic number 29A ductile malleable reddish-brown corrosion-resistant diamagnetic metallic element
Spanishbronce
Catalanbronze
Verbsbronzegive the color and appearance of bronze to something
English > bronze: 6 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA sculpture made of bronze.
BroadersculptureA three-dimensional work of plastic art
Spanishbronce
Catalanbronze
English > bronze: 6 senses > verb 1, change
MeaningGive the color and appearance of bronze to something.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"bronze baby shoes"
Broaderdyecolor with dye
Spanishbroncear
Catalanbronzar
Nounsbronzean alloy of copper and tin and sometimes other elements
English > bronze: 6 senses > verb 2, body
MeaningGet a tan, from wind or sun.
PatternSomebody ----s
Synonymtan
NarrowersuntanGet a tan from being exposed to the sun
Broaderdiscolor, discolour, colour, colorchange color, often in an undesired manner
Spanishbroncearse, broncear, curtir, tostarse, tostar
Catalanbronzejar-se, embrunir-se, emmorenir, enfosquir, obscurir, torrar-se, torrar

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