Advertisement - Continue reading below

Definition of "steelworks" [steelworks]

  • A place where steel is manufactured and/or shaped. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "steelworks" in a sentence
  • "A major employer in the city, the steelworks has been a source of civic pride for decades despite its inefficiency and the smoke emitted from its chimneys."
  • "A yellowish, foul-smelling exhaust poured from the chimney stacks of the steelworks, which is now privately owned by Mittal, an international steel conglomerate."
  • "Labour politicians have argued that Lady Thatcher's willingness to see the closure of large industrial installations such as steelworks left Britain with an imbalanced economy."