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deckchair (ˈdɛkˌtʃɛə Pronunciation for deckchair



  1. a folding chair for use out of doors, consisting of a wooden frame suspending a length of canvas
  2. See rearranging the deckchairs on the Titanic

Translations for 'deckchair'

  • British English: deckchairPronunciation for deckchair A deckchair is a simple chair with a folding frame, and a piece of canvas as the seat and back. Deckchairs are usually used on the beach, on a ship, or in the garden.ˈdɛkˌtʃɛə NOUN
  • Arabic: كُرْسِيٌّ طَوِيلٌ قَابِلٌ لِلطَيّPronunciation for كُرْسِيٌّ طَوِيلٌ قَابِلٌ لِلطَيّ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: espreguiçadeiraPronunciation for espreguiçadeira
  • Chinese: 折叠躺椅Pronunciation for 折叠躺椅
  • Croatian: ležaljkaPronunciation for ležaljka
  • Czech: lehátkoPronunciation for lehátko
  • Danish: liggestolPronunciation for liggestol
  • Dutch: ligstoelPronunciation for ligstoel
  • European Spanish: hamacaPronunciation for hamacatumbona
  • Finnish: kansituoliPronunciation for kansituoli
  • French: transatPronunciation for transat
  • German: LiegestuhlPronunciation for Liegestuhl Liegestühle
  • Greek: ξαπλώστραPronunciation for ξαπλώστρα
  • Italian: sedia a sdraioPronunciation for sedia a sdraio
  • Japanese: デッキチェアPronunciation for デッキチェア
  • Korean: 접의자Pronunciation for 접의자
  • Norwegian: dekkstolPronunciation for dekkstol
  • Polish: leżakPronunciation for leżak
  • Portuguese: espreguiçadeiraPronunciation for espreguiçadeira
  • Romanian: șezlong șezlonguri
  • Russian: шезлонгPronunciation for шезлонг
  • Spanish: hamacaPronunciation for hamaca
  • Swedish: vilstolPronunciation for vilstol
  • Thai: เก้าอี้ผ้าใบPronunciation for เก้าอี้ผ้าใบ
  • Turkish: şezlongPronunciation for şezlong
  • Ukrainian: шезлонг
  • Vietnamese: ghế võngPronunciation for ghế võng

Example Sentences Including 'deckchair'

He leapt to his feet, overturning the deckchair in the process, his face contorted with fury.
Fraser, Anthea Pretty Maids all in a Row
She'd taken a deckchair and gone off to sit in their bit of garden.
Richard Francis PROSPECT HILL (2003)
The bullet hole through the backrest of the deckchair told the tale.
Gagman, Maurice Doubtful Motives


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