locksmithing

noun
lock·​smith·​ing | \ ˈläk-ˌsmi-thiŋ How to pronounce locksmithing (audio) \

Definition of locksmithing

: the work or business of a locksmith

First Known Use of locksmithing

1823, in the meaning defined above

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