Meaning of “fireguard” in the English Dictionary

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fireguardnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfaɪə.ɡɑːd/ us /ˈfaɪr.ɡɑːrd/ UK US firescreen

Examples from literature

  • Scissors and matches must not be left lying about, and a fireguard must be fixed in position so that it cannot be disturbed. 

(Definition of “fireguard” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)