Definition of Hearthrugs

1. Noun. (plural of hearthrug) ¹



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Definition of Hearthrugs

1. hearthrug [n] - See also: hearthrug

Lexicographical Neighbors of Hearthrugs

heartfeltness
heartfree
heartful
heartfulness
heartfuls
heartgrief
hearth
hearth and home
hearth money
hearth tax
hearthflame
hearthflames
hearthless
hearthlike
hearthrug
hearthrugs (current term)
hearths
hearthside
hearthsides
hearthstone
hearthstoned
hearthstones
hearthstoning
heartier
hearties
heartiest
heartily
heartiness
heartinesses
hearting

Literary usage of Hearthrugs

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Jacquard Weaving and Designing by T. F. Bell (1895)
"Of course such barbarous work as representing leopards or tigers prowling over carpets or hearthrugs, or even decorating them with the more homely duck or ..."

2. Battery Flashes by Cecil W. Longley (1916)
"Talking of funny sights, we have at last had woolly coats issued, sheer hearthrugs cut into large tunics, and they smell like ..."

3. Punchby Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman by Mark Lemon, Henry Mayhew, Tom Taylor, Shirley Brooks, Francis Cowley Burnand, Owen Seaman (1854)
"hearthrugs and patchwork quilts vied with one another; and multitudinous brass bands made resonant the welkin with the air — " See, the Benefactor comes. ..."

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