[ahy-ern-muhng-ger, -mong-ger]

noun Chiefly British.

a dealer in hardware.

Origin of ironmonger

Middle English word dating back to 1300–50; see origin at iron, monger Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British a dealer in metal utensils, hardware, locks, etcUS and Canadian equivalent: hardware dealer
Derived Formsironmongery, noun
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