fauteuil

noun fau·teuil \ fō-ˈtœy ; ˈfō-ˌtil \

Definition of fauteuil

plural fauteuils play \fō-ˈtœy; -ˌtilz\
: armchair; especially : an upholstered chair with open arms

Origin and Etymology of fauteuil

French, from Old French faudestuel, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German faltistuol folding chair — more at faldstool


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