steel-wool pad

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n steel-wool pad abrader consisting of a pad of steel wool used for polishing or smoothing
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Usage

In literature:

If you can't find any, rub some steel wool pads together to produce bits of metal that will do.
"Electricity for the 4-H Scientist" by Eric B. Wilson
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In news:

Hot Steel: Set a steel-wool pad ablaze using an ordinary match.
Moisten a steel wool soap pad and gently scrub away at stains and stuck-on goo.
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