Definitions for sinterˈsɪn tər

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word sinter

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sinter(verb)

    cause (ores or powdery metals) to become a coherent mass by heating without melting


  1. sinter(Noun)

    An alluvial sediment deposited by a mineral spring.

  2. sinter(Noun)

    A mass formed by sintering.

  3. sinter(Noun)

    A mixture of iron ore and fluxes added to a blast furnace.

  4. sinter(Verb)

    To compact and heat a powder to form a solid mass.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sinter(noun)

    dross, as of iron; the scale which files from iron when hammered; -- applied as a name to various minerals

  2. Origin: [G. Cf. Cinder.]

Anagrams for sinter »

  1. inters

  2. triens

  3. insert

  4. Strine

  5. inerts

Images & Illustrations of sinter

Translations for sinter

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for sinter »


Find a translation for the sinter definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these sinter definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"sinter." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 25 Nov. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for sinter? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for sinter:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.