barber chair

or barber's chair


a chair used by barbers, adjustable in height and having an adjustable headrest, back, and footrest.
English Furniture. a corner chair having a solid splat extending above the toprail to form a headrest.

Nearby words

  1. barbel,
  2. barbell,
  3. barbellate,
  4. barbeque,
  5. barber,
  6. barber college,
  7. barber of seville, the,
  8. barber pole,
  9. barber's itch,
  10. barber's pole

Origin of barber chair

First recorded in 1595–1605 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019