Definition of metal man in US English:

metal man

noun

  • 1A man made of metal (literal and figurative).

  • 2A dealer in metal; a smith or metalworker. Formerly also: †a miner (obsolete).

Origin

Early 16th century; earliest use found in Virgilius. From metal + man.

Pronunciation

metal man

/ˈmɛt(ə)l man/