wing chair

or winged chair


noun

a large upholstered chair having a back with wings.

Nearby words

  1. wing beat,
  2. wing bit,
  3. wing bolt,
  4. wing bow,
  5. wing case,
  6. wing collar,
  7. wing commander,
  8. wing covert,
  9. wing dam,
  10. wing flat

Origin of wing chair

First recorded in 1900–05

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British Dictionary definitions for wing chair

wing chair

noun

an easy chair having wings on each side of the back
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