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ironing board

a flat, cloth-covered board or other surface, often foldable and having legs, on which clothing, linens, or similar articles are ironed.
1835-45 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Examples from the web for ironing board
  • Standard convenience items such as iron, ironing board and hair dryer are available in each room.
  • Additional necessities such as a hair dryer, iron and ironing board are also included in each room.
  • The in-room features include an iron and ironing board, multi-line telephone and writing desk.
  • Iron more effectively by putting a piece of aluminum foil under the ironing board cover.
  • He looked for the iron, but when he reached for the ironing board, it was no longer there.
  • But when she reached for the ironing board it was no longer there.
  • It was formerly used in such consumer products as fireplace gloves, ironing board covers, and certain hair dryers.
  • Don't leave a hot iron sitting on an ironing board unattended.
British Dictionary definitions for ironing board

ironing board

a board, usually on legs, with a suitable covering on which to iron clothes
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