Definition of smithy in English:

smithy

noun

  • A blacksmith's workshop; a forge.

    • ‘Earlier I went to the smithy, and the mages there were able to produce new boots for us.’
    • ‘A smithy was often just outside the wall because of the fire risk a forge represented.’
    • ‘Sometimes, when someone mentions a blacksmith's forge, I find myself instantaneously back in my childhood, visiting a local smithy.’
    • ‘A smithy was also set up where Frank Baldwin produced all the window casements, hinges, and other metalwork.’
    • ‘We went from Day's show at the navy's immense old boiler smithy to another former navy site, Base Camp, where Malene Birger held her show.’

Origin

Middle English, from Old Norse smithja.

Pronunciation

smithy

/ˈsmɪði/