blacksmiths

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Blacksmith \Black"smith'\, noun [Black (in allusion to the color of the metal) + smith. Cf. {Whitesmith}.]

1. A smith who works in iron with a forge, and makes iron utensils, horseshoes, etc.

The blacksmith may forge what he pleases. --Howell.

2. (Zool.) A fish of the Pacific coast ({Chromis punctipinnis}, or {Heliastes punctipinnis}), of a blackish color. Black snake

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

blacksmith

noun

1: a smith who forges and shapes iron with a hammer and anvil


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