Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: bronze
IPA transcription: [bɹ'ɑnz]
Pronunciations of bronze
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: bronze, bronzy
    Meaning: of the color of bronze
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: bronze
    Meaning: an alloy of copper and tin and sometimes other elements; also any copper-base alloy containing other elements in place of tin
Usage examples
  • What bronze can equal the bronze of "Hamlet"?
  • Those gates are made of bronze, nearly three feet thick!
  • They leaned against the old bronze guns, facing the river.
  • I found no explosives, however, nor any means of breaking down the bronze doors.
  • The people of Crannon in Thessaly had a bronze chariot which they kept in a temple.
  • But now, with my growing knowledge, I felt very differently towards those bronze doors.
  • I could not carry both, however, and my bar of iron promised best against the bronze gates.
  • Motionless as a bronze statue was the wily ape-man, for well he knew how wary is Pisah, the fish.
  • They worked in gold, silver, copper, bronze, and iron; they tempered iron to the hardness of steel.
  • No one will send us away empty handed; every one will give us something--a bronze tripod, a couple of mules, or a gold cup."
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Gail Edwards, License CC BY-SA 4.0
1. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Alexi Salamone, License CC BY-SA 4.0