- n.灶台，炉边; （高炉的）炉膛，炉缸; 〈比喻〉家庭; 壁炉地面;
- 复数: hearths;
A log fire crackled in the hearth.
The embers still glowed in the hearth.
A log fire roared in the open hearth.
Kneeling in front of the open hearth, old Maria was fanning the smoldering fire.
He stoked up the fire in the hearth.
He sat on a tapestry cushion next to the hearth.
It was winter and there was a huge fire roaring in the hearth.
A bright fire was burning in the hearth.
I've laid the fire in the hearth, all you have to do is to put a match to it.
A fire crackled on the hearth.
I suppose this resemblance disarmed Mr. Heathcilff: he walked to the hearth in evident agitation.
Lipton gathered his energies, and left the hearth.
The fire flamed in the hearth.
I would do anything to protect my hearth and home.
For my days are consumed like smoke, and my bones are burned as an hearth.
He hulked up from his chair by the hearth.
The process of coal tar steelmaking in special steel open hearth is described in this paper.
A cozy little fire burned in the hearth.
A log fire burned on a great stone hearth in the big house.
A wool fire was blazing in the hearth.
Before becoming guardian of her hearth , the Moroccan bride circles her marriage home three times.
Always protect the hearth.
Modern ways of cooking have outmoded the hearth.
1. an open recess in a wall at the base of a chimney where a fire can be built;
"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"
2. home symbolized as a part of the fireplace;
"driven from hearth and home"
"fighting in defense of their firesides"
3. an area near a fireplace (usually paved and extending out into a room);
"they sat on the hearth and warmed themselves before the fire"