Synonyms of 'Types of chair'
armchaira chair, esp an upholstered one, that has side supports for the arms or elbows banquettean upholstered bench barrel chaira kind of upholstered chair with an upright, rounded back bar-stoolbasket chaira chair made of wickerwork; a wicker chair Bath chaira wheelchair for invalids, often with a hood beanbagbenchbentwoodberbice chaira large armchair with long arms that can be folded inwards to act as leg rests bergèrea type of French armchair made from about 1725 having a wide deep seat and upholstered sides and back. In later examples, woven cane is often used instead of upholstery bucket seatcampaign chaircamp chaira lightweight folding chair cane chaircarvera chair with arms that forms part of a set of dining chairs cathedraa bishop's throne corner chaircurule chairdeck chaira lightweight folding chair, usually with arms and a leg rest, used on ship decks, etc. dining chairdirector's chaira light wooden folding chair with arm rests and a canvas seat and back dos-à-doseasy chaira comfortable upholstered armchair fauteuilan armchair, the sides of which are not upholstered fiddle-backa chair with a fiddle-shaped back folding chairforma bench, esp one that is long, low, and backless garden chairgestatorial chaira ceremonial chair on which the pope is carried hassockhighchaira long-legged chair for a child, esp one with a table-like tray used at meal times jampan(kneeling chair)a type of sedan chair used in India ladder-back chaira chair with a back of two upright posts connected by horizontal slats loungera comfortable sometimes adjustable couch or extending chair designed for someone to relax on milking stoola low three-legged stool Morris chairan armchair with an adjustable back and large cushions music stool(office chair)a stool you sit on when playing a musical instrument opsitbank (South Africa)ottomana low padded seat, usually armless, sometimes in the form of a chest pewpiano stoola stool on which a pianist sits when playing a piano, esp one whose height is adjustable platform rockera rocking chair supported on a stationary base pouf or pouffereclining chair or reclinera type of armchair having a back that can be adjusted to slope at various angles and, usually, a leg rest rocking chair or rockera chair set on curving supports so that the sitter may rock backwards and forwards sedan chaira closed chair for one passenger, carried on poles by two bearers. It was commonly used in the 17th and 18th centuries settleshooting stickstoola backless seat or footrest consisting of a small flat piece of wood, etc, resting on three or four legs, a pedestal, etc straight chaira straight-backed side chair súgán chaira chair with a seat made from woven súgáns swingswivel chaira chair, the seat of which is joined to the legs by a swivel and which thus may be spun round thronetub chaira usually low-backed easy chair with arms even with the back or sloping up to it in a continuous curve wheelchaira special chair mounted on large wheels, for use by invalids or others for whom walking is impossible or temporarily inadvisable window seatWindsor chaira simple wooden chair, popular in England and America from the 18th century, usually having a shaped seat, splayed legs, and a back of many spindles Windsor rockera Windsor chair on rockers wing chairan easy chair having wings on each side of the back ▷ See chair
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Word List of Types of chair from the Collins English Word Lists