Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

stithy

play
noun \ˈsti-thē, -thē\

Definition of stithy

plural stithies

  1. 1 archaic :  anvil

  2. 2 archaic :  smithy 1



Origin of stithy

Middle English, from Old Norse stethi; akin to Old English stede stead


First Known Use: 13th century


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up stithy? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to work hard

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image567572573

Which of these is a synonym of unctuous?

oily angry maudlin prompt
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ