chimney-corner

adjective

Definition of chimney-corner

: such as might be devised by one sitting idly in a chimney corner
  • a chimney-corner legend
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  • chimney-corner philosophy

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chimney corner

noun

Definition of chimney corner

1 a : the area to the side of a large open fireplace
b : fireside
2 : the settle or bench often formerly occupying the chimney corner

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