- the workshop of a smith, especially a blacksmith.
- a blacksmith.
Origin of smithy
Related Words for smithyheater, stove, kiln, incinerator, boiler, plover, farrier, smithy, anvil, forge, shoer, cinerator, cremator
Examples from the Web for smithy
Contemporary Examples of smithy
The Smithy character, played by Dustin Ybarra, is so cartoonish as to be off-putting rather than gleefully adolescent.Fall-Winter TV Preview: Snap Judgments of 2013–14’s New Shows
Jace Lacob, Kevin Fallon
July 16, 2013
Historical Examples of smithy
Then we went back to the smithy to wait the result of the blast.A Woman Tenderfoot
Grace Gallatin Seton-Thompson
The cottage had once been a smithy, and the bellows had been left in its place.Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood
"The green light," Smithy was saying in horrified understanding.
Dean Rawson, with Smithy close at hand, pushed through the crowd.
He was showing the ring to Smithy as the men passed from hearing.
- a place in which metal, usually iron or steel, is worked by heating and hammering; forge
Word Origin for smithy
"workshop of a smith," c.1300, from Old Norse smiðja (cognate with Old English smiððe), from Proto-Germanic *smith-ja-, from PIE smi- (see smith (n.)).