toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

bronze
used in Throne of Glass

2 meanings, 6 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
1  —4 uses as in:
bronze won't corrode in salt water
Definition
a brownish-colored metal with red or yellow hues that is made of copper and (usually) tin
  • She swirled the dessert wine they'd used to conceal the sweetness, but in the bronze goblet, it was difficult to see the color.
    p. 237.3
bronze = made of a type of high-quality metal
Other Uses (with this meaning)
  • Spears erect, they held rectangular shields, and their eyes were dark beneath bronze helmets.
    p. 41.9
  • bronze = made of a type of high-quality metal
  • It wasn't a door, nor a window, but rather a bronze grate.
    p. 177.1
  • bronze = made of a type of high-quality metal
  • A bronze knocker in the form of a skull hung in its center.
    p. 182.7
bronze = made of a type of high-quality metal
There are no more uses of "bronze" flagged with this meaning in Throne of Glass.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary / more samples — Oxford® USDictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia ArticlePictures — Google Images®
2  —2 uses as in:
a bronze tan
Definition
a reddish-brown or yellowish-brown color like that of one of the metals with the same name — often used to refer to a suntan or a dark glowing complexion
  • "Yes," Chaol said, his bronze eyes flashing.
    p. 18.1
bronze = a shining yellowish-brown color (like the metal of the same name)
  • "The clock tower," he said, his bronze eyes shining with amusement, as the clock finished its war cry.
    p. 53.2
bronze = a shining yellowish-brown color (like the metal of the same name)
There are no more uses of "bronze" flagged with this meaning in Throne of Glass.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary / more samples — Oxford® USDictionary list — Onelook.com®