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 Zuckerberg could be seen holding a string of noodles in his chopsticks, smiling at his youngest daughter, who had a mess of noodles and other food on her high chair. Hannah Sacks, Peoplemag, 18 Jan. 2024 Plus, most hotels have cribs to borrow, rental car companies offer car seats, and many restaurants have high chairs. Kristy Alpert, Parents, 25 Jan. 2024 Spacious accommodations with room to fit pack-and-plays, cribs, or rollaway beds are a must, and amenities like mini robes and slippers, bins for diapers (when needed), and high chairs are a bonus. Lindsay Cohn, Travel + Leisure, 2 Dec. 2023 Items needed include sizes 3 months - 2T diapers, wipes, baby lotions, shampoo, diaper rash creams, blankets, onesies, crib sheets, towels and pajamas along with car seats, playpens, cribs, and high chairs. Linda McIntosh, San Diego Union-Tribune, 10 Mar. 2023 She's propped up in a high chair, smiling with a floral headband. Angela Andaloro, Peoplemag, 19 Jan. 2024 To buy: Boba Wrap $34 (was $45); amazon.com An Easy-to-Clean High Chair One of my biggest mistakes as a new mom was registering for an all-white high chair. Chaunie Brusie, Rn, Parents, 18 Jan. 2024 Posting a black-and-white snap showing a dining room table in front of a curved window, Kardashian revealed little Rocky's seat at the dining table, as the image included the tot’s high chair. Clare Fisher, Peoplemag, 5 Jan. 2024 Sophisticated, spacious accommodations can be stocked with strollers, baby monitors, high chairs, and swings, guaranteeing a stylish, comfortable space for everyone to spread out. Lindsay Cohn, Travel + Leisure, 2 Dec. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1913, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of high chair was in 1913

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“High chair.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high%20chair. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

Kids Definition

high chair

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