Bronzed
Bronze Bronze, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bronzed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bronzing}.] [Cf. F. bronzer. See {Bronze}, n.] 1. To give an appearance of bronze to, by a coating of bronze powder, or by other means; to make of the color of bronze; as, to bronze plaster casts; to bronze coins or medals. [1913 Webster]

The tall bronzed black-eyed stranger. --W. Black. [1913 Webster]

2. To make hard or unfeeling; to brazen. [1913 Webster]

The lawer who bronzes his bosom instead of his forehead. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]

{Bronzed skin disease}. (Pathol.) See {Addison's disease}. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bronzed — [ branzd ] adjective someone who is bronzed has attractive brown skin because they have spent a lot of time in the sun …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bronzed — [brɔnzd US bra:nzd] adj having skin that is attractively brown because you have been in the sun = ↑tanned …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bronzed — [[t]brɒ̱nzd[/t]] ADJ GRADED Someone who is bronzed is attractively brown because they have been in the sun. He s bronzed from a short holiday in California. Syn: tanned …   English dictionary

  • bronzed — adj. Bronzed is used with these nouns: ↑skin …   Collocations dictionary

  • bronzed — UK [brɒnzd] / US [brɑnzd] adjective someone who is bronzed has attractive brown skin because they have spent a lot of time in the sun …   English dictionary

  • bronzed — adjective (of skin) having a tan color from exposure to the sun (Freq. 3) a young bronzed Apollo • Syn: ↑suntanned, ↑tanned • Similar to: ↑brunet, ↑brunette …   Useful english dictionary

  • Bronzed — sun tanned …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • bronzed — Australian Slang sun tanned …   English dialects glossary

  • bronzed — zd adj. made of bronze; suntanned brÉ’nz n. type of metal; items made from bronze v. make the color of bronze; coat with bronze; get a tan …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bronzed — adjective having skin that is attractively brown because you have been in the sun …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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