Webster 1913 Edition
Made of steel; consisting of steel.“The steely point of Clifford’s lance.”
Around his shop the
Resembling steel; hard; firm; having the color of steel.“His hair was steely gray.”
She would unarm her noble heart of that
steelyresistance against the sweet blows of love.
Sir P. Sidney.
a compound of iron containing less than one half of one per cent of carbon.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.Made of steel; consisting of steel.
Broachd with the steely point of Cliffords lance.
Around his shop the steely sparkles flew.
That she would unarm her noble heart of that steely resistance against the sweet blows of love.