Etymology
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ironmonger (n.)

also iron-monger, "dealer in iron-ware," mid-14c. (mid-12c. as a surname), from iron (n.) + monger (n.). Early forms also include ismongere, irenmanger, iremonger. A street named Ysmongeres lane is attested in London from c. 1215. Related: Ironmongery.

updated on January 05, 2016

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Definitions of ironmonger from WordNet

ironmonger (n.)
someone who sells hardware;
in England they call a hardwareman an ironmonger
Synonyms: hardwareman
ironmonger (n.)
a store selling hardware;
in Great Britain they used to call a hardware store an ironmonger's shop
Synonyms: hardware store / ironmonger's shop
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.