"Ironing"

Translation:Smwddio

February 27, 2016

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/94BlueLane

Could this stem from "to smith" as in how a smithy works with iron?

February 27, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/mizinamo

GPC says that it's from "to smoothe", i.e. to make smooth, which is what a clothes iron does to clothes :)

February 27, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/94BlueLane

Wow that is so obvious and makes more sense xD How daft of me!

February 27, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/NoelGoetowski

Yes, I would like one mefus ironing.

February 29, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Cyzaki

Smoothio!

May 17, 2016
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