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lawn chair

noun

Simple Definition of lawn chair

  • : a light chair made to be used outside

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of lawn chair

US

  1. :  a light chair made to be used outside

Word by Word Definitions

lawnplay
  1. :  an open space between woods :  glade

    :  ground (as around a house or in a garden or park) that is covered with grass and is kept mowed

    :  a relatively even layer of bacteria covering the surface of a culture medium

  1. :  a fine sheer linen or cotton fabric of plain weave that is thinner than cambric

chairplay
  1. :  a seat typically having four legs and a back for one person

    :  electric chair

    :  an official seat or a seat of authority, state, or dignity

  1. :  to install in office

    :  to carry on the shoulders in acclaim

    :  to preside as chairman of


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