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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fireside  \Fire"side`\,  n. 
  A  place  near  the  fire  or  hearth;  home;  domestic  life  or 
  retirement. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  fireside 
  n  1:  an  area  near  a  fireplace  (usually  paved  and  extending  out 
  into  a  room)  [syn:  {hearth}] 
  2:  a  part  of  the  fireplace  taken  as  a  symbol  (synecdoche)  for 
  home;  "driven  from  hearth  and  home";  "fighting  in  defense 
  of  their  firesides"  [syn:  {hearth}] 




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