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Definition 1: a yarn made partly or entirely of metal - [noun denoting artifact]

(metallic is a kind of ...) a fine cord of twisted fibers (of cotton or silk or wool or nylon etc.) used in sewing and weaving

Definition 2: a fabric made of a yarn that is partly or entirely of metal - [noun denoting artifact]

(metallic is a kind of ...) artifact made by weaving or felting or knitting or crocheting natural or synthetic fibers

"the fabric in the curtains was light and semitransparent" "woven cloth originated in Mesopotamia around 5000 BC" "she measured off enough material for a dress"

Definition 3: containing or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal - [adjective denoting all]

Samples where metallic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a metallic compound
  • metallic luster
  • the strange metallic note of the meadow lark, suggesting the clash of vibrant blades

Synonyms for metallic in the sense of this definition

(metallic is similar to ...) consisting completely of metal

"all-metal airplanes"

(metallic is similar to ...) made from or largely consisting of silver

"silver bracelets"

(metallic is similar to ...) resembling metal

(metallic is similar to ...) made from or covered with gold

"gold coins" "the gold dome of the Capitol" "the golden calf" "gilded icons"

(metallic is similar to ...) made from or consisting of bronze

(metallic is similar to ...) formed of two different metals or alloys; especially in sheets bonded together

(metallic is similar to ...) containing gold

"auriferous quartz veins"

(metallic is similar to ...) containing or yielding silver

"argentiferous ore"

(metallic is similar to ...) containing antimony

"antimonial lead"

(metallic is similar to ...) containing alum or aluminum

(metallic is similar to ...) thin and metallic in sound; lacking resonance

"an unpleasant tinny voice"

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