Morris chair


noun

a large armchair having an adjustable back and loose, removable cushions.

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Origin of Morris chair

First recorded in 1895–1900; named after William Morris
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Morris chair

noun

an armchair with an adjustable back and large cushions

Word Origin for Morris chair

C19: named after William Morris
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