toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books

bronze

used in a sentence
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition a reddish brown metal that is made of copper and (usually) tin

or:

the reddish-brown color of the metal (such as a bronze tan)

or:

something made of the metal — such as a sculpture or a third place medal
  • The sculpture of a bull on Wall Street is made of bronze.
bronze = a reddish brown metal that is made of copper and (usually) tin
  • She has a bronze tan
  • bronze = reddish-brown
  • The museum has a famous bronze by Frederic Remington.
  • bronze = a sculpture made of a reddish brown metal that consists of copper and (usually) tin
  • She received the bronze at the Olympics.
  • bronze = a 3rd place medal (which is
    made of a reddish brown metal)
  • The book divides ancient middle eastern history into the stone age, bronze age, and iron age.
  • bronze = a reddish brown metal that is made of copper and (usually) tin
  • Harry counted out five little bronze coins,
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • bronze = made of a reddish brown metal
  • Elston Hubbard was already in the ring, flexing his forearm muscles so the Marine Corps emblem jumped on the smooth bronze skin.
    Robert Lipsyte  --  The Contender
  • bronze = reddish brown
  • Annabeth drew her bronze knife.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lightning Thief
  • bronze = made of a reddish brown metal that consists of copper and (usually) tin
  • Luke carried a bronze knife.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Last Olympian
  • bronze = made of a reddish brown metal that consists of copper and (usually) tin
  • Underneath, bronze gears whirred.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Battle of the Labyrinth
  • bronze = made of a reddish brown metal that consists of copper and (usually) tin
  • The Leader stood before Sam and Elma, his mask beaten of polished bronze,
    Ray Bradbury  --  The Martian Chronicles
  • bronze = a reddish brown metal that is made of copper and (usually) tin
  • Annabeth's bronze knife lay on the deck.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Sea of Monsters
  • bronze = made of a reddish brown metal that consists of copper and (usually) tin
  • I was in a long small chamber—on one side of it was a bronze door that could not be opened, for it had no handle.
    Stephen Vincent Benét  --  By the Waters of Babylon
  • bronze = a reddish brown metal that is made of copper and (usually) tin
  • It was about sixty feet long, snout to tail, its body made of interlocking bronze plates.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • bronze = a reddish brown metal that is made of copper and (usually) tin
  • Up from the bronze threshold silver doorposts rose
    Homer  --  The Odyssey
  • bronze = a reddish brown metal that is made of copper and (usually) tin
  • It was late afternoon, gray and gleaming, but it was only dirty-colored light that was permitted entrance into the room. It was all the fabric of the curtains allowed. If you're optimistic, think of it as bronze.
    Markus Zusak  --  The Book Thief
  • bronze = the reddish-brown color of the metal
  • Not wanting to miss anything, he got some of everything and paid the woman eleven silver Sickles and seven bronze Knuts.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • bronze = something made of a reddish brown metal
  • Heaps of little bronze Knuts.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • bronze = something made of a reddish brown metal
  • The little bronze ones.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
  • bronze = something made of a reddish brown metal
  • Standing beside its burnished bronze doors, wearing a uniform of scarlet and gold, was "Yeah, that's a goblin," said Hagrid quietly as they walked up the white stone steps toward him.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
bronze = something made of a reddish brown metal

Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia ArticlePictures — Google Images®
Search for other examples by interest
InterestSource
General — Google News®
General — Time® Magazine
General — Wikipedia®