cane chair

  1. a chair, the back and seat of which are made of interlaced strips of cane.

Origin of cane chair

First recorded in 1690–1700

Words Nearby cane chair Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use cane chair in a sentence

  • The cane chair on the left is of walnut, and the one in the centre, carved and gilt, is a French adaptation of a Flemish design.

    The Old Furniture Book | N. Hudson Moore
  • This pretty cane chair for my good man was his handiwork, and these baskets he made for me.

  • Colvin, sitting back in a cane chair, was contemplating the picture before him in the most complacent state of satisfaction.

    Aletta | Bertram Mitford
  • He was seated on a cane chair under a clump of whispering bamboos, which are giant grasses as tall and as strong as trees.

    Fil and Filippa | John Stuart Thomson
  • At last Sylvia got up from the hard cane chair on which she had been sitting.

    The Chink in the Armour | Marie Belloc Lowndes