fireboard

[fahyuh r-bawrd, -bohrd]

noun

a board used to close a fireplace.
Chiefly South Midland U.S. a mantel; mantelpiece.

Nearby words

  1. fireball,
  2. fireballer,
  3. firebase,
  4. firebird,
  5. firebird, the,
  6. fireboat,
  7. firebomb,
  8. firebox,
  9. firebrand,
  10. firebrat

Origin of fireboard

First recorded in 1820–30; fire + board

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