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 Cirrus had already made herself at home in Gray’s salvaged steel swivel chair. David Canfield, EW.com, "First look: Frankly in Love breakout David Yoon returns with another fizzy rom-com," 22 June 2020 The space boasts a reading nook with a swivel chair and floor lamp, as well as a colorful display of books, art, and other objects. Lennie Omalza, The Courier-Journal, "This arts-and-crafts style Norton Commons 'show' home is eclectic, global and contemporary," 30 Apr. 2020 Genie mid-back mesh task chair, $82.99: Stay productive and comfortable in this swiveling chair that features a padded seat, adjustable seat height, mesh back rest, lumbar support, tilt lock and back angle adjustment. oregonlive, "Headphones, chairs, sleek desks among 16 home-office furniture, tech items to upgrade your work space during coronavirus isolation," 2 May 2020 At the research organization Draper in Cambridge, Mass., mod-looking swivel chairs framed by rectangular enclosures are grouped in an open area. Jane Margolies, New York Times, "A Quiet Respite in a Bustling Open Workplace," 18 Feb. 2020 His widow, Susan, sat quietly in a swivel chair, sipping a margarita. Dana Goodyear, The New Yorker, "The Return of “The Oscar,” an Unseeable, Unwatchable Flop," 3 Feb. 2020 Ledger swivel chair, Yates ottoman, blue throw pillows; all from crlaine.com. Country Living, "2015 Country Living Makeover Takeover: Buying Guide," 18 June 2015 In between rehearsing sessions, Bush turned his swivel chair around to look on the field that used to be his stage. Los Angeles Times, "Urban Meyer and Reggie Bush are popular figures at USC-Utah game for good reason," 20 Sep. 2019 Kravet Kissimmee swivel chairs upholstered in white chenille provide cozy spots in the corners, while the faceted Vince stool from Pottery Barn adds a touch of shine. Boston.com Real Estate, "Room to Love: A master suite with a California beach house vibe," 26 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of swivel chair

1860, in the meaning defined above

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7 Jul 2020

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“Swivel chair.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swivel%20chair. Accessed 9 Jul. 2020.

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