Chippendale

adjective
Chip·pen·dale | \ˈchi-pən-ˌdāl \

Definition of Chippendale 

(Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to an 18th century English furniture style characterized by graceful outline and often ornate rococo ornamentation

Chippendale

biographical name
Chip·pen·dale | \ˈchi-pən-ˌdāl \

Definition of Chippendale (Entry 2 of 2)

Thomas 1718–1779 English cabinetmaker

First Known Use of Chippendale

Adjective

1876, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Chippendale

Adjective

Thomas Chippendale

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