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Steely

Pronunciation of Steely
/stˈiːli/, /stˈiːli/, /s_t_ˈiː_l_i/

Antonyms for steely:

soft.

Synonyms for steely:

cold-blooded (adjective)

relentless, ruthless.

flinty (adjective)

hard, firm, unyielding, flinty.

icy (adjective)

forbidding.

inflexible (adjective)

indomitable, determined, unchangeable, implacable, resolute, set, uncompromising, dogged, unbending, staunch, inexorable, steadfast.

iron (adjective)

stubborn.

resolute (adjective)

headstrong, indefatigable, reliable, staunch, faithful, courageous, willing, dauntless, uncompromising, intent, persistent, decided, insistent, hearty, resolved, dogged, indomitable, unwavering, steadfast, spunky, stubborn, stern, firm, ruthless, set, tenacious, zealous, resolute, steady, persevering, unflinching, earnest, valiant, implacable, unshakeable, thorough, iron-willed, determined, dedicated, fearless, unyielding, tireless, strong-willed, strong-minded, decisive, unchangeable, deliberate, bullheaded, diligent, inexorable, devoted, relentless, constant, unbending, true, loyal, committed, bold, serious, tough, plucky.

stern (adjective)

rough, tough, severe, austere, bullheaded, grim, flinty.

stiff (adjective)

stark.

steely (noun)

hard.

Other synonyms and related words:

grayish, dour, hard, austere, rough, argentine, ungentle, severe, grim, flinty, leaden, gruff, silver, gray, slaty, forbidding, pewter, silvery, fierce, intimidating, lowering, stark, slate.

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