hearthstone

noun hearth·stone \ ˈhärt-ˌstōn \

Definition of hearthstone

1 : stone forming a hearth
2 : home

Examples of hearthstone in a Sentence

  1. after years abroad, the eldest son returned to the family hearthstone, the old house in Philadelphia

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First Known Use of hearthstone

14th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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hearthstone

noun hearth·stone \ ˈhärth-ˌstōn \

Definition of hearthstone for Students

: a stone forming a hearth


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