sedan chair

noun

Definition of sedan chair

: a covered chair that is carried on poles by two people and that was used in the past for carrying a passenger through the streets of a city

Word by Word Definitions

sedan play
  1. : a portable often covered chair that is designed to carry one person and that is borne on poles by two people

  2. : a 2- or 4-door automobile seating four or more persons and usually having a permanent top — compare coupe

  3. : a motorboat having one passenger compartment

chair play
  1. : a seat typically having four legs and a back for one person

  2. : electric chair

  3. : an official seat or a seat of authority, state, or dignity

  1. : to install in office

  2. : to carry on the shoulders in acclaim

  3. : to preside as chairman of


SEDAN CHAIR Defined for Kids

sedan chair

noun

Definition of sedan chair for Students

: a chair made to hold one person and to be carried on two poles by two others

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