Definition of “fireside” - English Dictionary

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“fireside” in British English

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firesidenoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈfaɪə.saɪd/ us /ˈfaɪr.saɪd/

the part of a room that surrounds a fireplace:

She sat reading by the fireside.

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

“fireside” in American English

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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)