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Meaning of FIRESIDE

Pronunciation:  'fIr`sId

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  home symbolized as a part of the fireplace (synecdoche); "driven from hearth and home"; "fighting in defense of their firesides"
  2. [n]  an area near a fireplace (usually paved and extending out into a room; "they sat on the hearth and warmed themselves before the fire")
 

FIRESIDE is a 8 letter word that starts with F.

 

 Synonyms: hearth, hearth
 
 See Also: abode, area, country, domicile, dwelling, dwelling house, fireplace, habitation, home, open fireplace

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Fire"side`\, n.
A place near the fire or hearth; home; domestic life or
retirement.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: ancestral halls, chimney, chimney corner, family homestead, fender, fire screen, fireboard, fireguard, fireplace, flue, foyer, hearth, hearth and home, hearthstone, hob, home, home place, home roof, home sweet home, homestead, household, hub, ingle, inglenook, ingleside, menage, paternal roof, roof, rooftree, smokehole, toft
 

 

 

 

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