roll-over arm


: a fully upholstered chair or sofa arm curving outward from the seat

Word History

First Known Use

circa 1925, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of roll-over arm was circa 1925

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Cite this Entry

“Roll-over arm.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.

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