- a gold coin of France, first issued in the early 14th century, which bears a figure of the king seated on a large throne.
- an Anglo-Gallic copy of this coin, issued by Edward III.
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Origin of chaise
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH chaisechaise , chase
Words nearby chaise
Example sentences from the Web for chaise
They all want to be able to lay down and watch TV, and I’ve even specified a double chaise for those with two kids.How the pandemic has changed the way we see and use our homes — maybe forever|Jura Koncius|March 11, 2021|Washington Post
Sprawled on chaise lounges with their knees high in the air and their legs spread wide.Powerful Congressman Writes About ‘Fleshy Breasts’|Asawin Suebsaeng|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
It looks like a futuristic chaise longue, and is almost Grecian in its blinding-white color.
When he came back, he testified, they were getting coital on a chaise longue.
The first interment in the cemetery of Pere la Chaise; it was laid out and prepared by order of Bonaparte.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
I shall have to drive past Old Place in fathers chaise with one horse, and I hate to drive with one horse!Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater
When I was first acting as post-boy my chaise got overturned, but on the whole I have been pretty fortunate.The Portsmouth Road and Its Tributaries|Charles G. Harper
As Dr. Sitgreaves supported her from the chaise, she turned an expressive look at the face of the practitioner.The Spy|J. Fenimore Cooper
I only want formally to report myself before taking post-chaise to London.A Roving Commission|G. A. Henty