lounger

noun

loung·​er ˈlau̇n-jər How to pronounce lounger (audio)
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 The investigation prompted two lawmakers to urge the CPSC to eliminate pillow-like loungers. Suzy Khimm, NBC News, 30 Nov. 2023 Despite those small critiques, these pants are an amazing option for runners and loungers alike. Cai Cramer, Peoplemag, 6 Feb. 2024 Black umbrellas shade poolside loungers set against a thickly wooded backdrop. Emma Reynolds, Robb Report, 25 Jan. 2024 In addition to the lanyards, Silver members currently receive a complimentary tote bag, which is great for carrying towels to the perfect beach lounger at Castaway Cay. Jacqueline Dole, Travel + Leisure, 1 Feb. 2024 The breezy, open-air oasis is home to a large alfresco dining space, loungers, and an infinity Jacuzzi. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 25 Aug. 2023 Currently on sale for 38% off, this couch flips out into a lounger that kids 18 months and up can nap or play on. Chaunie Brusie, Rn, Parents, 13 Dec. 2023 In the final image, Wilson posed solo, seated on a deck lounger with her blonde hair blowing in the wind. Erin Clack, Peoplemag, 13 Nov. 2023 There’s also an expansive pergola, loungers by the pool, and a dock for water toys and boats. Abby Montanez, Robb Report, 3 Jan. 2024 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1508, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of lounger was in 1508

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“Lounger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lounger. Accessed 2 Mar. 2024.

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