Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
- a kind of bronze formerly used for making cannons
- any metal or alloy treated to resemble tarnished gunmetal
- the dark gray color of tarnished gunmetalalso gunmetal gray
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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- An alloy of copper with 10 percent tin.
- Metal used for guns.
- A dark gray.
- gunˈmetˌal adjective