tub chair

nounEnglish Furniture.
  1. an easy chair having a semicircular back and, with the wings or arms, forming a single upholstered piece.

Origin of tub chair

First recorded in 1830–40

Words Nearby tub chair

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How to use tub chair in a sentence

  • He buried his face in his hands and dropped into the little tub chair by the fire.

    The Scarlet Feather | Houghton Townley
  • His wife was on the hearth-rug, with her arms spread out on the seat of the little tub chair, and her head bowed down.

    The Scarlet Feather | Houghton Townley