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ironing

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noun iron·ing \ˈī(-ə)r-niŋ\

Simple Definition of ironing

  • : the activity of using an iron to smooth out clothes or fabric

  • : clothes that need to be ironed

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of ironing

  1. 1 :  the action or process of smoothing or pressing with or as if with a heated iron

  2. 2 :  clothes ironed or to be ironed

Circa 1710

First Known Use of ironing

circa 1710


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