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"fireside" in British English

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firesidenoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˈfaɪə.saɪd/  us   /ˈfaɪr-/
the ​part of a ​room that ​surrounds a fireplace: She ​satreading by the fireside.
(Definition of fireside from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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firesidenoun [C]

 us   /ˈfɑɪərˌsɑɪd/
an ​area in a ​room near a ​fireplace: She ​liked to ​curl up by the fireside with a good ​book.
(Definition of fireside from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fireside”
in Chinese (Simplified) 火炉边, 壁炉边…
in Turkish şömine yanı/başı…
in Russian место у камина…
in Chinese (Traditional) 火爐邊, 壁爐邊…
in Polish miejsce przy kominku, kominek…
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