swivel chair


Definition of swivel chair

: a chair that swivels on its base

Examples of swivel chair in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The wine is going to my head, and the swivel chair seems to be swivelling on its own. Saïd Sayrafiezadeh, The New Yorker, 24 May 2021 One top pick is this contemporary Sonoma Goods for Life Coronado steel swivel chair two-piece set. Nishka Dhawan, USA TODAY, 18 May 2021 Before sending the signal formally disqualifying Maximum Security from the 2019 Kentucky Derby, the state’s chief steward spun her red swivel chair around to face her fellow officials. Tim Sullivan, The Courier-Journal, 22 Apr. 2021 Another top pick is this contemporary Sonoma Goods for Life Coronado steel swivel chair two-piece set. Nishka Dhawan, USA TODAY, 1 Apr. 2021 Just this past spring, Nick rejoined The Voice as a coach after exiting ahead of season 19 and giving up his red swivel chair to Gwen Stefani. Kayla Keegan, Good Housekeeping, 30 Mar. 2021 But on Monday night’s episode, fans will notice that Kelly will be missing from her red swivel chair. Selena Barrientos, Good Housekeeping, 29 Mar. 2021 When Bundy refused to get up from his swivel chair, state police rolled him out. NBC News, 16 Mar. 2021 Bundy, who refused to leave the building, was arrested the following day and rolled out of the statehouse’s auditorium in a swivel chair. Washington Post, 16 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of swivel chair

1860, in the meaning defined above

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2 Jun 2021

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“Swivel chair.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swivel%20chair. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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