1

brazier

noun bra·zier \ ˈbrā-zhər \

Definition of brazier

: one who works in brass

Origin and Etymology of brazier

Middle English brasier, from bras brass

Other Metals and Metallurgy Terms


2

brazier

noun

Definition of brazier

1 : a pan for holding burning coals
2 : a utensil in which food is exposed to heat through a wire grill

Origin and Etymology of brazier

French brasier, from Old French, fire of hot coals, from breze hot coals — more at braise



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up brazier? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

an inference not connected logically

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Find the Cousins

  • a-large-tree-with-many-branches
  • Which pair shares a common word ancestor?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!