swivel chair

noun

Definition of swivel chair

: a chair that swivels on its base

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Penelope also received a white swivel chair, rainbow tape lights that glow from behind her headboard and a special portrait of the grade-schooler created by artists the Kaplan Twins. Rachel Desantis, PEOPLE.com, "Scott Disick Just Gave 7-Year-Old Daughter Penelope's Bedroom a $20,000 Makeover," 17 Sep. 2019 In the adjacent family room, a seal-gray velvet sofa plays off the island, and the leather swivel chairs can face the fireplace, television, or breakfast nook. Marni Elyse Katz, BostonGlobe.com, "From cookie-cutter spec house to a family-friendly refuge," 5 Sep. 2019 Five-year-old Omar Flores sat in a Yard Goats swivel chair for a free haircut toward the end of the day Monday. Slade Rand, courant.com, "At Dunkin’ Donuts Park celebration, the Hartford Public Schools helped to prepare families for next week’s first day of school," 19 Aug. 2019 Anthony Fenech, Detroit Free Press Detroit Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire sat upright in his swivel chair in his office Sunday morning surrounded by reporters. J.l. Kirven, Detroit Free Press, "Tigers' Ron Gardenhire looks for ways to rebuild confidence of Joe Jimenez," 9 June 2019 In a shocking turn of TV events, Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine has decided to part ways with his red swivel chair and leave The Voice for good. Blair Donovan, Country Living, "This Is How Gwen Stefani Really Feels About Replacing Adam Levine on 'The Voice'," 9 June 2019 Since everyone seems to think that when cars drive themselves, seating arrangements within them will be freed up, allowing for swiveling chairs, etc. Alexander Stoklosa, Car and Driver, "The Mercedes-Benz ESF Is a One-Car Showcase of the Way Safety Will Look in Vehicles of the Future," 20 May 2019 From swivel chairs in a quiet corner of the company’s sleek new open-office headquarters in downtown Washington, Mr. Mayopoulos spoke about Fannie’s comeback and future, and his own. Nick Timiraos, WSJ, "Fannie Mae’s Comeback Captain Reflects on His Tenure," 13 Oct. 2018 But joining the row of red swivel chairs is American Idol star Jennifer Hudson. Kayla Keegan, Good Housekeeping, "'The Voice' Season 15 Has Some Crazy Judge and Cast Surprises in Store," 14 Aug. 2018

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First Known Use of swivel chair

1860, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of swivel chair was in 1860

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