"mantel" Definition

  1. n. The finish around a fireplace, covering the chimney-breast in front and sometimes on both sides; especially, a shelf above the fireplace, and its supports.

More About mantel

Position in dictionary: 59826 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "mantel": 5
Words that end with "mantel": 1
Words that contain "mantel": 5
Next words in dictionary: mantelet, mantelpiece, mantelshelf, manteltree, mantic
Previous words in dictionary: manteaux, manteaus, manteau, mantchoo, manta

English Dictionary Definition of mantel

Read all of this dictionary's definitions for the word "mantel" on this page. Also learn the word type, other words that start with, end with or contain this word, the position in the dictionary and the next and previous terms. The historical definitions of the word "mantel" found on this page is taken from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary.