high chair


Definition of high chair

: a child's chair with long legs, a footrest, and usually a feeding tray

Examples of high chair in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web In the heartwarming clip, the group sits around a table while baby Gene is fastened in his high chair and having a snack. Georgia Slater, PEOPLE.com, "Amy Schumer Shares Emmy Acceptance Speech If Her Cooking Show Had Won, Loses to Cheer," 20 Sep. 2020 Gomez said Hacienda Casa Blanca’s outdoor tents have being stolen, as well as chairs, a high chair and plants. San Diego Union-Tribune, "El Cajon City Council tells police to hold the line on COVID-19 scofflaws," 28 Aug. 2020 Rinse all surfaces, including food contact surfaces, like countertops and high chair trays, with warm water and air dry after disinfecting. Lynn Redmile, Good Housekeeping, "The Right Way to Kill Coronavirus Germs, According to Cleaning Experts," 7 July 2020 The new restaurant in Greenfield also is family friendly — high chairs are available — but is geared to be more upscale, with table service. Carol Deptolla, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Jin's Sushi Seafood & Bar opens in Greenfield," 18 Jan. 2020 Once your sweetie can sit upright unassisted, the Joovy Spoon Walker will eliminate your need for a separate high chair. Popular Science, "Baby walkers to help your little one start cruising," 30 Apr. 2020 There are different sizes of high chairs available, play towers, a nursing mother area and bottle warming stations. Amy Schwabe, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Going to the new Ikea with kids in tow? Here's what will keep them busy while you shop.," 3 Apr. 2018 For her daughter Sloane’s first birthday, the family planned to decorate her high chair, put a glitter hat on her and wrap toys that had belonged to Ms. Frantzreb’s older child. Christine Hauser, New York Times, "As the Coronavirus Rages, Birthday Parties Celebrate Life in Isolation," 2 Apr. 2020 While other parents of two or three often seemed relieved to get rid of their last high chair or stroller, saying goodbye to each of these was difficult for me. Julia Cho, Washington Post, "Only parent, only child: An ode to our small family," 23 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of high chair

1913, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of high chair was in 1913

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24 Sep 2020

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“High chair.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high%20chair. Accessed 26 Sep. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of high chair

: a child's chair that has long legs so that the child sits at the height of a dining table

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