Sheraton

adjective
Sher·​a·​ton | \ ˈsher-ə-tən How to pronounce Sheraton (audio) \

Definition of Sheraton

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, or being a style of furniture that originated in England around 1800 and is characterized by straight lines and graceful proportions

Sheraton

biographical name
Sher·​a·​ton | \ ˈsher-ə-tən How to pronounce Sheraton (audio) \

Definition of Sheraton (Entry 2 of 2)

Thomas 1751–1806 English furniture designer

First Known Use of Sheraton

Adjective

1883, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Sheraton

Adjective

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The first known use of Sheraton was in 1883

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“Sheraton.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sheraton. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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