Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To make less obdurate or hardhearted; disarm.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To disarm; to soften.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To disarm; to soften.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To make unlike steel; disarm; soften.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ steel

Examples

  • Why then should this enervating pity unsteel my foolish heart?

    Clarissa Harlowe

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