ironmongery

noun
iron·​mon·​gery | \ ˈī(-ə)rn-ˌməŋ-g(ə-)rē How to pronounce ironmongery (audio) , -ˌmäŋ- \

Definition of ironmongery

: something made of metal especially, British : hardware sense 1

Examples of ironmongery in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In the last two decades its turnover has grown from a £5.6 million in 2002 to £49.7 million in 2020, with a product range of over 7,000 items, from screws and power tools accessories to ironmongery and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). Alison Coleman, Forbes, 30 Jan. 2022 Antique chairs are from Howe; cushions are by Penny Worrall; lampshades are by Rosi de Ruig; decorative lighting is from Vaughan Designs; ironmongery is by Joseph Giles and trimmings are from Samuel & Sons. Angelina Villa-clarke, Forbes, 13 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of ironmongery

1711, in the meaning defined above

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“Ironmongery.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ironmongery. Accessed 18 May. 2022.

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