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lounge chair

a chair designed for lounging, as an easy chair, chaise longue, or recliner.
Also called lounger.
Origin of lounge chair
First recorded in 1900-05 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • Prince Hippolyte was lolling in a lounge chair with his legs over its arm.

    War and Peace Leo Tolstoy
  • Stanley put on "The Stars and Stripes," wound up the gramophone, and slid into his lounge chair again.

    The Rhodesian

    Gertrude Page
  • A stand of Miss Ruth's favorite books stood beside her lounge chair, and her inlaid Indian desk was beside it.

    Esther Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • Forward on the narrow deck a girl sat in a lounge chair beneath a striped awning and gazed out over the water.

    The Palace of Darkened Windows Mary Hastings Bradley
  • After dinner Genya read, lying in her lounge chair, and I sat on the bottom step of the terrace.

  • Yarrow stretched himself in a lounge chair, and took up the subject again, speaking lazily and meditatively.

    Here and Hereafter Barry Pain
  • They threw him roughly into a dark room, where a slim Vininese waited in a lounge chair.

    The Instant of Now Irving E. Cox, Jr.
  • The color was a little plainer in her face than usual when she entered the room where he lay, pipe in hand, in a lounge chair.

    Masters of the Wheat-Lands

    Harold Bindloss

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