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Sher·a·ton

 (shĕr′ə-tn)
adj.
Of or relating to a style of English furniture that originated about 1800, characterized by simple designs, straight lines, thin legs, and classical ornamentation.

[After Thomas Sheraton.]

Sheraton

(ˈʃɛrətən)
n
(Biography) Thomas. 1751–1806, English furniture maker, author of the influential Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer's Drawing Book (1791)
adj
(Furniture) denoting furniture made by or in the style of Thomas Sheraton

Sher•a•ton

(ˈʃɛr ə tn)

n.
1. Thomas, 1751–1806, English cabinetmaker and furniture designer.
adj.
2. of or in the style of furniture of Thomas Sheraton, characterized by straight lines, graceful shapes, and the use of contrasting veneers and inlay.

Sheraton

A late eighteenth-century English style developed by Thomas Sheraton, characterized by graceful proportions.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Sheraton - a furniture style that originated in England around 1800Sheraton - a furniture style that originated in England around 1800; simple in design with straight lines and classical ornamentation
article of furniture, furniture, piece of furniture - furnishings that make a room or other area ready for occupancy; "they had too much furniture for the small apartment"; "there was only one piece of furniture in the room"
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