- Charles,1907–78, U.S. furniture designer and architect.
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Examples from the Web for eames
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The one was Jowett; the other, an older, stouter man, must be Farmer Eames.
She was not so cross as she might have been, and Mrs. Eames had not yet appeared.
I hope you will aid me in persuading Mrs. Eames to come with you.As I Remember
Mrs. Eames was a little downcast, but bore her disappointment well.
"Shakespeare——" said Mrs. Eames, when the shouting subsided.
Word Origin and History for eames
1946, type of modern office chair, named for U.S. architect and designer Charles Eames (1907-1978).
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper