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
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No other purchase necessary; just visit a ticket window to get a free ticket for chairlift access.
The edifice is covered with ski areas and chairlifts!
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Definition of chairlift for English Language Learners
: a series of seats that hang from a moving cable and that carry people (such as skiers) up and down a mountain
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