1. [ adjective ] containing or made of or resembling or characteristic of a metal
Synonyms: metal

"a metallic compound" "metallic luster" "the strange metallic note of the meadow lark, suggesting the clash of vibrant blades"- Ambrose Bierce

Related terms: nonmetallic silver gold auriferous bimetal antimonial metallike bronze tinny argentiferous aluminous
Similar spelling:   metallike