Dictionary

chairlift

noun chair·lift \ˈcher-ˌlift\

: a series of seats that hang from a moving cable and that carry people (such as skiers) up and down a mountain

Full Definition of CHAIRLIFT

:  a motor-driven conveyor consisting of a series of seats suspended from a cable and used for transporting skiers or sightseers up or down a long slope or mountainside

First Known Use of CHAIRLIFT

1940

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: chairmaker's rushPrevious Word in the Dictionary: chairladyAll Words Near: chairlift
April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears