slipper chair

noun

Definition of slipper chair

: an armless upholstered chair with short legs

Examples of slipper chair in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web

Sofas fabric; slipper chair fabric, Prestwick Wool Satin — Schumacher (T); fschumacher.com. House Beautiful, "February 2018 Product Guide," 3 Jan. 2018 Fabric on slipper chairs, Belfour—Christopher Farr Cloth (T); christopherfarrcloth.com. House Beautiful, "November 2015 Issue Product Guide," 17 Oct. 2015 This slipper chair is cowhide in front, faux leather straps behind. Kathryn O’shea-evans, WSJ, "A Living Room for People Who Love Neutrals—but Hate Dullness," 21 June 2018 Still, a slipper chair isn’t merely an exercise in subtraction. Tim Mckeough, New York Times, "Shopping for Slipper Chairs," 9 Apr. 2018 Cocktail table, Fenwick; slipper chair, Scallop—Oomph; oomphhome.com. Jennifer Glickman, House Beautiful, "December/January 2018 Product Guide," 17 Nov. 2017 The slipper chairs in the background have a paisley print, which seems slightly more exotic. Mimi Read, House Beautiful, "This Family-Friendly Waterfront Home Is Brimming with Nostalgia," 26 Feb. 2018 In the dressing room, a custom slipper chair is in a Mark Alexander velvet, the 1930s lantern is American, the window treatments are in Romo fabrics, the tray is from Serena & Lily, and the carpet is by Stark. Vicky Lowry, ELLE Decor, "HOUSE TOUR: An Art Deco Apartment In Chicago That's All About Personal Style," 9 Nov. 2017 And although the large sofa, ottoman, and wide slipper chairs provide plenty of seating, the air is relaxed enough to inspire guests to grab a pillow and sit on the floor. Carolyn Weber, ELLE Decor, "The New Look of Tradition," 5 July 2012

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'slipper chair.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

See More

First Known Use of slipper chair

1927, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about slipper chair

Share slipper chair

Statistics for slipper chair

Last Updated

31 Dec 2018

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for slipper chair

The first known use of slipper chair was in 1927

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on slipper chair

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with slipper chair

Comments on slipper chair

What made you want to look up slipper chair? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

the perfect form or example of something

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What did you just call me?! A Quiz

  • rows-of-various-emoji
  • If a member of the audience describes your speech as bombastic, does that person mean it is:
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!