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 This sturdy 6-in-1 convertible chair goes from traditional high chair to toddler booster seat to kids’ stool with a few simple adjustments. Jane Sung, Forbes, 23 June 2021 Learning to sit up straight, eat at a table or high chair, take small bites, chew food completely, and take time to eat vs. rushing through a meal are important for food safety. Lauren Harrison, baltimoresun.com/maryland/carroll, 3 Apr. 2021 The youngest, a baby, was in his high chair beside them. Yardena Schwartz, sun-sentinel.com, 16 Mar. 2021 In April 2017, Roxie Meza, of Bradenton, FL, posted an adorable picture on social media of her infant daughter, Emilie, sitting in a green plastic high chair, her fine hair forming a sparse halo of messy dark curls around her smiling face. Ginny Graves, Good Housekeeping, 17 Nov. 2020 On Friday, his 2-year-old daughter, Hunter, fell out of her high chair and was taken to the hospital. Dave Birkett, Detroit Free Press, 9 Nov. 2020 On Friday night, one of his daughters fell off a high chair and landed on her head, according to an Instagram post by Stafford's wife, Kelly. Brian Hall, Star Tribune, 8 Nov. 2020 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, 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, 28 Aug. 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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“High chair.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/high%20chair. Accessed 23 Sep. 2021.

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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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