English noun: fireplace
|1.||fireplace (artifact) an open recess in a wall at the base of a chimney where a fire can be built|
|Samples||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.
|Synonyms||hearth, open fireplace|
|Broader (hypernym)||niche, recess|
|Part holonym||chimneypiece, fire iron, fireside, hearth, hearthstone, mantel, mantelpiece, mantle, mantlepiece, water back|