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[steel-muh n]
noun, plural steel·men.
  1. a person engaged in the steelmaking business.
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Origin of steelman

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  • "Well, I hope your leg will soon be all right, boss," said Steelman.

  • Steelman watched his face very close, but he never moved a muscle.

  • And, Steelman's heart being warmed by his successes, he lent the overcoat.

  • Steelman sat down on a stump in a hopeless, discouraged sort of way.

  • He heard of Steelman's luck, and thought he was "all right," so went to his old friend.