[ ash-pit ]
/ ˈæʃˌpɪt /


a receptacle in the bottom of a fireplace, under a barbecue, or the like, for the accumulation of ashes.

Origin of ashpit

First recorded in 1790–1800; ash1 + pit1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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