English version

steam iron

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Household
steam ironˈsteam iron noun [countable]  DHan electric iron that produces steam in order to make clothes easier to press smooth
Examples from the Corpus
steam ironI have one rule - I never use a steam iron on my lace jumpers.I could not live without a steam iron, or an electric kettle.Throwaway society Over the last year, I have had to replace my steam iron and hairdryer that had both developed faults.The old cracked mug, the steam iron, odd pieces of cutlery and the reading lamp.
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