What does the word brasier mean?

Usage examples for brasier

  1. Her husband had launched her into the feverish life of literary, artistic, and social Paris, hurrying her to gatherings, studios, exhibitions, theatres, and other pleasure resorts- all those brasier- like places where weak heads and wavering hearts are lost. – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  2. On that side the plain spread far away into a dark, unknown region, beneath the star- spangled sky, which on the very horizon showed a ruddy reflection like that of some brasier, the reflection of nocturnal Paris, blazing and smoking in the darkness like a volcano. – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola
  3. Emmet went over to the brasier and warmed his hands, as if embarrassed for words with which to begin. – The Mayor of Warwick by Herbert M. Hopkins