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Fireplace vs. Ingle

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Fireplacenoun

An open hearth for holding a fire at the base of a chimney.

Inglenoun

An open fireplace.

‘Fast by an ingle, bleezing finely, / Wi' reaming swats, that drank divinely’;

Fireplacenoun

The part a chimney appropriated to the fire; a hearth; - usually an open recess in a wall, in which a fire may be built.

Inglenoun

A catamite.

Fireplacenoun

an open recess in a wall at the base of a chimney where a fire can be built;

‘the fireplace was so large you could walk inside it’; ‘he laid a fire in the hearth and lit it’; ‘the hearth was black with the charcoal of many fires’;

Inglenoun

(obsolete) en A paramour; a favourite; a sweetheart.

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Fireplace

A fireplace or hearth is a structure made of brick, stone or metal designed to contain a fire. Fireplaces are used for the relaxing ambiance they create and for heating a room.

Inglenoun

(obsolete) A male lover.

Ingleverb

(obsolete) To cajole or coax; to wheedle.

Inglenoun

Flame; blaze; a fire; a fireplace.

Inglenoun

A paramour; a favourite; a sweetheart; an engle.

Ingleverb

To cajole or coax; to wheedle. See Engle.

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