ironing

[ ahy-er-ning ]
/ ˈaɪ ər nɪŋ /

noun

the act or process of smoothing or pressing clothes, linens, etc., with a heated iron.
articles of clothing or the like that have been or are to be ironed.

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Origin of ironing

First recorded in 1700–10; iron + -ing1
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British Dictionary definitions for ironing

ironing
/ (ˈaɪənɪŋ) /

noun

the act of ironing washed clothes
clothes that are to be or that have been ironed
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