[steel-muh n]

noun, plural steel·men.

a person engaged in the steelmaking business.

Origin of steelman Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for steelman

Contemporary Examples of steelman

  • Maybe, in a world that seems to be drowning in photos,  Steelman is mounting some quiet resistance to so much easy vision.

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    Steel Stillman Redacts Himself

    Blake Gopnik

    February 20, 2013

Historical Examples of steelman

  • "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.