hearthrug

noun

Definition of hearthrug

: a rug for the front of the hearth

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First Known Use of hearthrug

1790, in the meaning defined above

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“Hearthrug.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hearthrug. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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