steam iron


Definition of STEAM IRON

:  a pressing iron with a compartment holding water that is converted to steam by the iron's heat and emitted through the soleplate onto the fabric being pressed

First Known Use of STEAM IRON

circa 1943

Rhymes with STEAM IRON


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