brazier brazier  /b ˈreɪ zi ər/


  • (n) large metal container in which coal or charcoal is burned; warms people who must stay outside for long times


  1. Buddhist artifacts from northern India have been found in a Swedish Viking grave, as has a charcoal brazier from the Middle East.
  2. When he was three, he rolled into a floor brazier of live coals.
  3. At dawn the grave walls shake with the sound of gongs and bells and clappers, and priests in green robes, or huddled all in black, gather around a brazier, drinking tea.


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tacit tacit
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