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Ches·ter·field

 (chĕs′tər-fēld′)
A city of north-central England south of Sheffield.

Chesterfield

, Fourth Earl of Title of Philip Dormer Stanhope. 1694-1773.
English politician and writer best known for Letters to His Son (1774), which portrays the ideal 18th-century gentleman.

ches·ter·field

 (chĕs′tər-fēld′)
n.
1. A single- or double-breasted overcoat, usually with concealed buttons and a velvet collar.
2. Chiefly Northern California & Canada A sofa.

[After a 19th-century earl of Chesterfield.]

chesterfield

(ˈtʃɛstəˌfiːld)
n
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a man's knee-length overcoat, usually with a fly front to conceal the buttons and having a velvet collar
2. (Furniture) a large tightly stuffed sofa, often upholstered in leather, with straight upholstered arms of the same height as the back
[C19: named after a 19th-century Earl of Chesterfield]

Chesterfield

(ˈtʃɛstəˌfiːld)
n
(Placename) an industrial town in N central England, in Derbyshire: famous 14th-century church with twisted spire. Pop: 70 260 (2001)

Chesterfield

(ˈtʃɛstəˌfiːld)
n
(Biography) Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield. 1694–1773, English statesman and writer, noted for his elegance, suavity, and wit; author of Letters to His Son (1774)

ches•ter•field

(ˈtʃɛs tərˌfild)

n.
1. (sometimes cap.) a single- or double-breasted coat with a velvet collar.
2. a large overstuffed sofa with high arms.
3. Chiefly Canadian. any sofa.
[1885–90; after an Earl of Chesterfield]

Ches•ter•field

(ˈtʃɛs tərˌfild)

n.
Philip Dormer Stanhope, 4th Earl of, 1694–1773, British statesman and author.
Ches`ter•field′i•an, adj.

chesterfield

A large padded sofa, often with button upholstery, with no woodwork showing.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chesterfield - suave and witty English statesman remembered mostly for letters to his son (1694-1773)Chesterfield - suave and witty English statesman remembered mostly for letters to his son (1694-1773)
2.chesterfield - an overstuffed davenport with upright armrests
davenport - a large sofa usually convertible into a bed
3.chesterfield - a fitted overcoat with a velvet collar
greatcoat, overcoat, topcoat - a heavy coat worn over clothes in winter
Translations

chesterfield

[ˈtʃestəfiːld] N (esp US) → sofá m

chesterfield

nChesterfieldsofa nt
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Emily Connor, from Chesterfield, Derbyshire, died after she was in collision with a Vauxhall Corsa on Monton Road, Monton, Salford, at about 10.40am on Saturday.
Hazhar Star, known as Andy, was arrested as he slept above the Mermaid fish bar he ran with his brother in Chesterfield, Derbyshire.
I AM an author from Chesterfield, Derbyshire and I am writing to ask if older readers could jog their memories back to 17th November 1968 and to a gig that took place at the Birmingham Hippodrome.
I'M an author from Chesterfield, Derbyshire, and I'm writing to ask if older readers could jog their memories to 18th November 1968 and a gig that took place at Newcastle City Hall.
I AM an author from Chesterfield, Derbyshire, and I am writing to ask if older readers could jog their memories back to November 17, 1968 and to a gig that took place at the Birmingham Hippodrome.
I'M an author from Chesterfield, Derbyshire and I'm writing to ask if older readers could jog their memories back to November 18, 1968, and a gig that took place at Newcastle City Hall.
Chesterfield, United Kingdom, August 10, 2016 --(PR.com)-- Josh Stimpson (born 29 October 1992) is an English rapper/singer-songwriter from Chesterfield, Derbyshire. He was born in Nottingham, UK, and raised by his parents, he started writing songs at the age of 16 reflecting on his past through bullying, but never recorded anything till the age of 21.
Mr Leach, of Chesterfield, Derbyshire, was riding a motorcycle when the crash happened between the A4212 Ffrydan Road and A5 near the Druid traffic lights.
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TMAT, based in Chesterfield, Derbyshire, designs, engineers and manufactures acoustic components for industrial and agricultural vehicles.
Colin Powell, Technical Director at Knight Warner, said: "Our engineers designed a solution which was manufactured and tested in Chesterfield, Derbyshire and then shipped and installed into the dairy in Pennybridge.
Caulfield, of Chesterfield, Derbyshire, pled guilty to being involved in supplying the drug last October.

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