cane chair


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

Origin of cane chair

First recorded in 1690–1700 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for cane chair

  • My boy Poole here will look after you, and to-morrow or next day we will carry you up on deck and let you lie in a cane-chair.

    Fitz the Filibuster|George Manville Fenn
  • He motioned Balthasar to withdraw, and then sat down, weary and exhausted, in his cane-chair.

  • Next to the cane-chair was Hannah's mahogany bed, which had been stripped.

    Leonora|Arnold Bennett
  • Marie noiselessly brought a cane-chair, and seated herself by the table, opposite her parents.