verb (used with object)
Origin of ingot
Examples from the Web for ingot
In fifteen minutes pig iron can be transformed into ingot steel.Earth and Sky Every Child Should Know|Julia Ellen Rogers
It was obvious that the ingot was base bullion, and on the face of the affair there was clear proof that the Tartar had sold it.
He visited her home occasionally, and Luzanne's father had a friend, Ingot by name, who was sometimes present.Carnac's Folly, Complete|Gilbert Parker
He produced the ingot, which the chief received with a smile, soon changing into a frown.
An ingot on top of the pile was jarred from its place and crashed to the floor.The Revolt of the Star Men|Raymond Gallun
British Dictionary definitions for ingot
Word Origin for ingot
Word Origin and History for ingot
late 14c., "mold in which metal is cast," probably from in- (2) "in" + Old English goten, past participle of geotan "to pour" (see found (v.2)). Sense of "mass of cast metal" first attested early 15c.