side chair


noun

a straight-backed chair without arms.
Also side·chair [sahyd-chair] /ˈsaɪdˌtʃɛər/.

Origin of side chair

First recorded in 1920–25
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Examples from the Web for side chair

  • Just look at that fat old roistering chair conversing with the thin straight-laced prig of a side-chair, next to him.

    Polly and Her Friends Abroad|Lillian Elizabeth Roy