loung·​er | \ ˈlau̇n-jər How to pronounce lounger (audio) \

Definition of lounger

1 : one that lounges especially : idler
2 : an article of clothing or furniture designed for comfort and leisure use

Examples of lounger in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Boppy infant lounger products recalled in September. Kate Gibson, CBS News, 10 Feb. 2022 That’s the official Family Dollar lounger recall announcement from the CPSC. Chris Smith, BGR, 3 Feb. 2022 Matheus Stancati, 23, a fellow TikToker (@matheus_stancati) who posts about architecture, said the lounger is one of the few name-brand furniture pieces everybody recognizes. Washington Post, 1 Feb. 2022 There are tree-trunk stools, rattan chairs, and stepping-stones for tiptoeing barefoot from hammock to outdoor shower to yellow-and-white-striped lounger. Rachel Howard, Travel + Leisure, 27 Dec. 2021 The beach lounger cost about $25, and the company is now offering a refund for the faulty products. Chris Smith, BGR, 3 Feb. 2022 Her first design client wanted her living room designed around her Eames lounger, which Beldock reupholstered in eggplant pigskin. Washington Post, 1 Feb. 2022 There was a freestanding deep soaking tub facing the pool, a shower and steam room, a second outdoor shower shaded by tropical foliage, and a chaise lounger right in the middle that didn't even get in the way. Devorah Lev-tov, Travel + Leisure, 19 Dec. 2021 Inside a bedroom of the cottage, a painting by Georgie Stout’s father, Ralph Stout, hangs above a vintage leather lounger. Sarah Medford, WSJ, 7 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of lounger

1508, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of lounger was in 1508

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1 Apr 2022

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“Lounger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lounger. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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