ironware

noun
iron·​ware | \ ˈī(-ə)rn-ˌwer How to pronounce ironware (audio) \

Definition of ironware

: articles made of iron

Examples of ironware in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The fireplace has big antique hooks and ironware, used for cooking centuries ago. Linda Laban, USA TODAY, "Slow cooker: Vermont's old-school Pitcher Inn cooks guest meals at the fireplace," 16 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of ironware

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Ironware.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ironware. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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