lounger

noun
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

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This lounger inflates in minutes and has attachable two motors that run on batteries and are easy to assemble. Elizabeth Gulino, House Beautiful, "This Pool Float Is Motorized, So You Can Cruise While You Lounge," 5 Apr. 2019 Cool white leather loungers and cozy floor pillows offer plenty of places to gather 'round and kick back by the original travertine fireplace. Heather Corcoran, ELLE Decor, "How to Bring Old Hollywood Into Your Home," 19 Mar. 2019 There’s a rooftop tennis court, gym, and spa, plus a saltwater infinity pool with a shallow deck for in-water loungers. Cnt Editors, Condé Nast Traveler, "The Best Resorts in Hawaii: 2018 Readers' Choice Awards," 9 Oct. 2018 In short, Camila on Wednesday night was perfectly rocking both sides of our holiday season persona: the party-ready, sequin-clad fashionista…and the Netflix-watching, onesie-wearing lounger. Avery Matera, Teen Vogue, "Camila Cabello Wore Butt Flap Pajamas on the Red Carpet," 6 Dec. 2018 Taking to Instagram, the Kylie Cosmetics founder posted a photo of her daughter, Stormi Webster, wearing the sweetest straw hat as the pair cuddled on a sun lounger. Amy Mackelden, Harper's BAZAAR, "Kylie Jenner Wears a Kim Kardashian-Inspired Neon Bikini While Posing with Daughter Stormi Webster," 2 Sep. 2018 Passengers on Vista’s Serenity deck were surprised when several Russian couples arrived, chose empty loungers, and removed all of their clothes to lie down to sunbathe. David G. Molyneaux, miamiherald, "Carnival, that most American of cruise lines, won't return to Europe any time soon," 5 July 2018 After the vows, guests were photographed upon arrival to the reception in front of a concrete backdrop created by Jessie Browning, and enjoyed cocktails on daybeds from LOHO and loungers from Flexible Love. Tamara Abraham, Harper's BAZAAR, "This Bridal Shop Owner Wore Five Different Dresses for her Palm Springs Wedding," 10 July 2018 Dine either under the shade of wooden pergolas on the deck or on the beach where sun lounger time is included with your meal. Melanie Reffes, USA TODAY, "Where to eat on the beach in the Caribbean," 8 June 2018

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First Known Use of lounger

1508, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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