ironer

[ahy-er-ner]

Origin of ironer

First recorded in 1775–85; iron + -er1
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Examples from the Web for ironer

Historical Examples of ironer

  • "It's old Bijard who's giving his wife a hiding," replied the ironer.

    L'Assommoir

    Emile Zola

  • You allus said you liked her, she was such a nice washer and ironer.

  • It has expanded several times and now has three power washers, an ironer or mangle, a dry room and other equipment.

  • The account was infinitely more shocking than the one Maria, the ironer, had given.

    The Grandee

    Armando Palacio Valds

  • The planter approached this line of female slaves, and inquired of the girl her capabilities as seamstress, nurse, and ironer.

    The South-West

    Jonathon Holt Ingraham