from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

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

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person whose job is to clean soot from chimneys.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. one who cleans chimneys of soot; esp. a boy who climbs the flue, and brushes off the soot.


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