ironmonger ironmonger

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who sells hardware
  2. (n) a store selling hardware

Usage(s):

  • He sent little Camille to Paris to school, brought him back to the Islands to make an ironmonger of him.

News

  • Sterne Agee Closes Acquisition Of London Firm, Expands Internationally

    LONDON and BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sterne Agee, one of the oldest and largest privately held financial services firms in the United States, today announced the closing of its purchase of London-based brokerage firm Yorvik Partners LLP, which has been renamed Sterne Agee UK LLP. The acquisition establishes Sterne Agee's first overseas presence at 11 Ironmonger Lane, London ...
    on December 3, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  • Paltrow explains, "I kept exercising and running around in the movie. Then it really started to expand." "In one scene I'm running away from Ironmonger - the bad Iron Man - and I said to Jon, 'My knee is really hurting, I don't know how many...
    on Apr 30, 2008 By: Gwyneth Paltrow Source: Fametastic

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