noun. ['ˈænˌdaɪɝn'] metal supports for logs in a fireplace.
- anderne (Middle English (1100-1500))
- andier (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
Rhymes with Andiron
Sentences with andiron
1. Noun, singular or mass
An andiron typically has three supports: two legs under the post at front and a third leg extending down from a horizontal bar that runs back from the post.