Definition of Smithing

1. n. The act or art of working or forging metals, as iron, into any desired shape.



Definition of Smithing

1. Noun. The work of a smith; the forging of metal. ¹

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Definition of Smithing

1. smith [v] - See also: smith

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Smithing

smitest
smiteth
smith
smitham
smithcraft
smithed
smither
smithereens
smitheries
smithers
smithery
smitheth
smithied
smithies
smithing (current term)
smithite
smiths
smithsonite
smithsonites
smithwork
smithy
smithying
smiting
smits
smitted
smitten
smitting
smittle
smock

Literary usage of Smithing

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1. Forge Work by William Lewis Ilgen (1912)
"CHAPTER VII ART smithing AND SCROLL WORK 141. Art smithing. ... Art smithing is the highest development of metal work. The best art smiths are foreigners, ..."

2. Forge Work by William Lewis Ilgen (1912)
"Art smithing. — This subject might appropriately be considered a separate branch, because many ... Art smithing is the highest development of metal work. ..."

3. Spanish Ironwork by Arthur Byne, Mildred Stapley Byne (1915)
"Figure 53, one of a massive pair, is a splendid example of Gothic smithing. The hammer is of the popular flattened ring type found all over Spain, ..."

4. Text-book of Mechanical Engineering by Wilfrid James Lineham (1909)
"smithing AND FORGING. WROUGHT iron is formed into the required shape by drawing down and bending while hot; but if there should he insufficient 'stuff,' or ..."

5. A Treatise on the Progressive Improvement & Present State of the by John Holland, Robert Hunt (1853)
"PLANISHING, OR smithing. — GRINDING AND GLAZING. FINISHING OPINIONS RELATIVE TO THE TESTING OF SAWS. INJURIOUS SYSTEM OF DEALING. THE saw is undoubtedly, ..."

6. Forgecraft by Charles Philip Crowe (1913)
"CHAPTER VIII FORGING STEEL AND TOOL smithing Forging carbon tool steel has a different effect upon the metal than similar operations on wrought iron or ..."

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