Definition of firepit
- One description of a Mohawk town noted 36 longhouses, some 80 to 100 feet long … They were constructed of bark over a pole framework, each containing four or five firepits.
- —Barbara A. Leitch
- For privacy and solar gain, most of the buildings' doors and windows face south, away from neighboring houses, or toward the center courtyard. … A cobblestone firepit invites cooking outdoors on cool evenings.
- —Nancy Davidson
- … the living room is inviting and alive. It spills out onto a large patio with a barbecue grill, fire pit, pool and hot tub …
- —Wine Enthusiast Magazine