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brazier

a grill
Not to be confused with:
brassiere – a woman’s undergarment that supports the breasts
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bra·zier 1

also bra·sier  (brā′zhər)
n.
One who makes brass articles.

[Middle English brasier, from bras, brass; see brass.]

bra·zier 2

also bra·sier  (brā′zhər)
n.
1. A metal pan for holding burning coals or charcoal.
2. A cooking device consisting of a charcoal or electric heating source over which food is grilled.

[French brasier, from braise, hot coals; see braise.]
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brazier

(ˈbreɪzɪə) or

brasier

n
(Professions) a person engaged in brass-working or brass-founding
[C14: from Old English bræsian to work in brass + -er1]
ˈbraziery n

brazier

(ˈbreɪzɪə) or

brasier

n
a portable metal receptacle for burning charcoal or coal, used for cooking, heating, etc
[C17: from French brasier, from braise live coals; see braise]
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bra•zier1

(ˈbreɪ ʒər)

n.
1. a metal receptacle for holding live coals or other fuel, as for heating a room.
2. a container holding live coals covered by a grill on which food is cooked.
[1680–90; earlier brasier < French. See braise, -er2]

bra•zier2

(ˈbreɪ ʒər)

n.
one who makes articles of brass.
[1275–1325; Middle English brasier= Old English bræsi(an) to work in brass + -er -er1]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.brazier - large metal container in which coal or charcoal is burnedbrazier - large metal container in which coal or charcoal is burned; warms people who must stay outside for long times
heater, warmer - device that heats water or supplies warmth to a room
hibachi - a portable brazier that burns charcoal and has a grill for cooking
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Translations

brazier

[ˈbreɪzɪəʳ] Nbrasero m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

brazier

[ˈbreɪzɪər] nbrasero m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

brazier

n(Kohlen)feuer nt(im Freien); (= container)Kohlenbecken nt
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

brazier

[ˈbreɪzɪəʳ] nbraciere m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Leser GmbH was established in 1818 as a jobbing braziery and has grown to become a global leader in the safety valve market.
A braziery tank that used to be worth pounds 15 is now only worth eight - they think you're ripping them off.