chimney sweep


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chimney sweep

n.
A worker employed to clean soot from chimneys. Also called chimney sweeper.

chimney sweep

or

chimney sweeper

n
a person whose job is the cleaning out of soot from chimneys

chim′ney sweep`

(or sweep`er),


n.
a person whose work it is to clean the soot from the insides of chimneys.
[1605–15]
Translations
kominík
nokikolarinuohooja
dimnjačar
kéményseprő
sótari
sotare

chimney sweep

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A CHIMNEY sweep fell 40ft from a ladder while her husband watched in horror.
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As occupiers are keeping warm by lighting their coal fires, we are urging them to call a chimney sweep to sweep their chimneys.
The Mary Poppins co-stars were reunited at an awards bash almost 50 years after the hit 1964 children's film - and Dame Julie, 76, may still be haunted by 86-year-old US star Van Dyke's notorious attempt at a Cockney accent for chimney sweep Bert.
Built-up creosote can cause a chimney fire if it is not removed through cleaning, which often involves a professional chimney sweep scrubbing and vacuuming out the deposits.
It beat the much mocked per-formance of Dick Van Dyke in Mary Poppins with his laboured cockney chimney sweep.
In addition to the stage performances, strolling entertainers such as a chimney sweep, balloon artists and a number of elves, will circulate through the audience spreading holiday cheer and merriment.
For further information on chimney and venting safety, chimney inspections, what to expect when you hire a CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep and to locate a CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep, homeowners are encouraged to visit www.
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