Bronze vs Bronzeworking - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between bronze and bronzeworking
is that bronze
is bronze while bronzeworking
is the making of useful or decorative items from bronze.
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
(uncountable) A natural or man-made alloy of copper, usually of tin, but also with one or more other metals.
(countable, and, uncountable) A reddish-brown colour, the colour of bronze.
(countable) A work of art made of bronze, especially a sculpture.
A bronze medal.
Boldness; impudence; brass.
* Alexander Pope
- Embrown'd with native bronze , lo! Henley stands.
Made of bronze metal.
*:The house was a big elaborate limestone affair, evidently new. Winter sunshine sparkled on lace-hung casement, on glass marquise, and the burnished bronze foliations of grille and door.
Having a reddish-brown colour.
(lb) Tanned; darkened as a result of exposure to the sun.
(terms derived from bronze)
* arsenical bronze
* bell bronze
* Bronze Age
* bronze medal
* Bronze Star
* phosphor bronze
To plate with bronze.
To color bronze.
(of the skin) To change to a bronze or tan colour due to exposure to the sun.
* 2006 , Melissa Lassor, "Out of Darkness", page 124 in Watching Time
- My mother bronzed my first pair of baby shoes.
To make hard or unfeeling; to brazen.
* Sir Walter Scott
- His skin began to bronze as he worked in our garden each day.
- the lawyer who bronzes his bosom instead of his forehead
The making of useful or decorative items from bronze.