- a stone that forms a hearth
- a less common word for hearth (sense 1)
- soft stone used to clean and whiten floors, steps, etc
Example Sentences Including 'hearthstone'
When a chief's `` hearthstone ,' as it was said, ``was dark,' he lost all respect.
EMPIRES OF THE PLAIN: Henry Rawlinson and the Lost Languages of Babylon (2003)
With those doubts, a distant city vanished from his lands forever, wiped away like a smear of charcoal from a hearthstone.
A Time of War
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