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side chair

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noun
  1. a straight-backed chair without arms.
Also side·chair [sahyd-chair] /ˈsaɪdˌtʃɛər/.

Origin of side chair

First recorded in 1920–25
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Historical Examples

  • Just look at that fat old roistering chair conversing with the thin straight-laced prig of a side-chair, next to him.

    Polly and Her Friends Abroad

    Lillian Elizabeth Roy