swivel chair

noun

Definition of swivel chair

: a chair that swivels on its base

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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 Within Nice itself, our readers voted Le Negresco, with its ocean-view suites and eccentric decor, which spans from French antiques to mod swivel chairs and, among the top hotels in France. Condé Nast Traveler, "La Compagnie Flight Deal: Business Class to the French Riviera for $1,200," 4 Dec. 2018 The announcement, of course, raises questions over which red swivel chair John will be sitting in. Kayla Keegan, Good Housekeeping, "John Legend Is Joining 'The Voice' Season 16 and Reportedly Replacing Jennifer Hudson," 13 Sep. 2018 So your eye takes in enough of those pairs to be able to ground all the interesting singular pieces, like the jumbo yellow-satin swivel chair. Emily Evans Eerdmans, House Beautiful, "Nick Olsen On Designing a Bold One-Bedroom in Manhattan," 14 July 2014 The Player: Garrett Temple Garrett Temple sits in a swivel chair in a coaches’ room in Golden 1 Center on Tuesday afternoon, two days after the PSA and hours before the second protest, pondering how to turn moments into meaningful change. Chris Ballard, SI.com, "'These Tragedies Have to Stop.' Inside the Kings' Decision to Stand Up for Stephon Clark," 29 Mar. 2018 Partnering with workspace provider Industrious, the set-up included all the elements of an office conference room – swiveling chairs, a desk and most importantly, Wi-Fi. Ben Tobin, USA TODAY, "Desk, swivel chair, trees: Why companies are moving the office outdoors," 28 June 2018 The only thing not included in the mobile set up are the swivel chairs. Elizabeth Wellington, Philly.com, "A mobile barbershop experience that elevates the culture of the gentleman | Elizabeth Wellington," 21 June 2018 However, each room has a beautiful, large custom door that can slide to hide the shampoo bowls and styling swivel chairs in it to cleverly transform the building’s hallways into a rectangular art gallery for evening exhibits. Houston Chronicle, "ART FEEL: Art Exhibit at Eccentric Art Gallery runs through June," 8 June 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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