fire screen

noun

Definition of fire screen 

: a protective screen before a fireplace

First Known Use of fire screen

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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fire screen

noun

English Language Learners Definition of fire screen

: a metal screen that is placed in front of a fireplace

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