"Ironing"

Translation:Smwddio

February 27, 2016

5 Comments


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

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


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mizinamo

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


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

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


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/NoelGoetowski

Yes, I would like one mefus ironing.

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