What is another word for ironmongery?

Pronunciation: [ˈa͡ɪ͡ənməŋɡəɹi] (IPA)

Ironmongery is a term used to describe the hardware used in the construction of buildings. Synonyms for ironmongery include hardware, fittings, fixtures, accessories, and tools. Hardware refers to any metal objects that serve a practical purpose, such as hinges, handles, locks, and bolts. Fittings are objects that are attached to something else, such as pipes or wiring. Similarly, fixtures are objects that are permanently attached to a building, such as light fixtures or plumbing. Accessories are decorative or functional objects, such as doorknobs or switchplates. Finally, tools refer to objects used for construction or repair, such as hammers or screwdrivers. These synonyms are useful when communicating about different aspects of construction or renovation.

What are the hypernyms for Ironmongery?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Ironmongery?

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Usage examples for Ironmongery

It consists of drapery goods, groceries, ironmongery, coal, and I don't know what more.
"Second Shetland Truck System Report"
William Guthrie
Two or three heavy family carry-alls were drawn up before the store where the women, with children about them, were shopping, buying lengths of calico, dress stuffs, or groceries and ironmongery, to take home to the hills.
"The Pioneers"
Katharine Susannah Prichard
There I lay amid the most vociferous mirth I ever listened to, under the confounded torrent of ironmongery that half-stunned me.
"The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete"
Charles James Lever (1806-1872)

Related words: screws, nuts, bolts, anchors, washers, pipe fittings, plumbing fittings, machine screws, nuts and bolts, ironmongery supplies

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