[ blak-smith-ing ]

  1. the work of a blacksmith.

Origin of blacksmithing

First recorded in 1820–30; blacksmith + -ing1

Words Nearby blacksmithing Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use blacksmithing in a sentence

  • Carpentry, bricklaying, and blacksmithing were usually done by slaves skilled in simple handicrafts.

    History of the United States | Charles A. Beard and Mary R. Beard