from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A rug laid on a floor in front of a fireplace.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A rug placed in front of a fireplace, on the hearth.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a rug spread out in front of a fireplace.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A rug used or made to be used in front of a fireplace as a protection for the floor or for a carpet.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a rug spread out in front of a fireplace
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