Of, relating to, or having the characteristics of a metal.
Containing a metal.
A metallic compound.
Having a quality suggesting or associated with metal, especially:
- Lustrous; sparkling.Metallic colors.
- Sharp-tasting.An unpleasant, metallic flavor.
A yarn or fiber made of, containing, or resembling metal.
A fabric, typically shiny or iridescent, made of such yarn or fiber.
Of, or having the nature of, metal.
Containing, yielding, or producing metal.
Like, characteristic of, or suggestive of metal.
- Sharp or bitter.A metallic taste.
- Reflectively iridescent.metallic cloth.
- Harsh or rasping.
A metallic sound.
Relating to or having the characteristics of a metal.
A metallic color.
Origin of metallic
From Latin metallicus, from metallum (“metal").