lounge chair


noun

a chair designed for lounging, as an easy chair, chaise longue, or recliner.

Nearby words

  1. louisiana tanager,
  2. louisville,
  3. loun,
  4. lounge,
  5. lounge car,
  6. lounge lizard,
  7. lounge music,
  8. lounge suit,
  9. lounger,
  10. loungewear

Origin of lounge chair

First recorded in 1900–05

Also called lounger.

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Examples from the Web for lounge chair

  • As a rule she is lying on the sofa or in a lounge-chair reading.

  • She went back to the lounge-chair where she had been sitting, and pointed to another.

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  • He did not know that already there reclined in a lounge-chair on the lawn of the Exiles Club the man for whom he had been seeking.

  • You can sit in a lounge-chair and watch them flash past like a continuous cinematograph.