Words nearby fireroom
Origin of fireroom
Definition for stoke-hold (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for stoke-hold
To this, as much as anything else, the stoke-hold owes its reputation as the modern Sanctuary.
Mind you don't talk that way in the stoke-hold, or they might take you at your word and keep you down there.
It lowers the temperature of the stoke-hold, which otherwise would be unbearable, and also feeds the fires with plenty of oxygen.The Romance of Modern Mechanism|Archibald Williams
Presently she asked: "Can they make him go back to work in the stoke-hold whether he likes or not?"
Fort Boncelles, as the Commandant himself was heard to describe it, was "like the stoke-hold of hell."The Wonder of War on Land|Francis Rolt-Wheeler