chaise lounge

noun

Examples of chaise lounge in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web An unfolding and portable haven for relaxation, the three individual leather modules fit into each other like a puzzle, yet when individually configured create three distinct solutions — a chaise lounge, a lounge chair and a pouf. Miami Staff, Miami Herald, 30 Jan. 2024 Find it on Amazon Popular Sleeper Chair The Internet Is Obsessed With The multifunctional sleeper chair easily converts between a sturdy armchair, a chaise lounge, and a twin bed, maximizing functionality in small spaces. Poppy Morgan, Rolling Stone, 16 Nov. 2023 Salish Lodge’s guestroom accommodations include a balcony, patio or chaise lounge to enjoy the waterfall sounds or to take in the natural views. Partner Content, Variety, 16 Jan. 2024 Outside, each patio has a table and seating as well as chaise lounges for tanning. Dobrina Zhekova, Travel + Leisure, 6 Jan. 2024 The base of the rocking chair, chaise lounge, and additional seating have been constructed in aluminum to increase durability while cushioned with a woven rope technique that provide flexibility and increase comfort. Isiah Magsino, Town & Country, 21 June 2023 If the maximalist Versace is a giltwood suite of chaise lounges scattered around the edge of a Miami pool, The Row is a wicker stool hand-whittled by a group of nuns in some northern European convent. Daniel Rodgers, Vogue, 4 Jan. 2024 This swivel armchair and gorgeous chaise lounge will make any space into a cozy little nook. Jake Smith, Glamour, 24 Nov. 2023 Forward lies a large bow sundeck that can be converted into a chaise lounge come cocktail hour, while amidship sits a spacious dinette equipped with folding tables that can be tucked away when not in use. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 12 Dec. 2023 See More

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Word History

Etymology

by folk etymology from French chaise longue

First Known Use

1804, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of chaise lounge was in 1804

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Cite this Entry

“Chaise lounge.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chaise%20lounge. Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

Kids Definition

Etymology

from chaise longue; the spelling lounge influenced by the more familiar English word lounge "sofa"

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