chaise longue(redirected from chaise lounges)
chaise longue(shāz′ lông′, shĕz′) or chaise lounge (shāz′ lounj′, chās′)
n. pl. chaise longues (shāz′ lông′, shĕz′) or chaises longues (shĕz′ lông′) or chaise lounges (shāz′ loun′jĭz, chās′)
A usually upholstered reclining chair with a long seat that supports the outstretched legs.
[French : chaise, chair + longue, long.]
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chaise longue(ˈʃeɪz ˈlɒŋ; French ʃɛz lɔ̃ɡ) or
n, pl chaise longues or chaises longues (ˈʃeɪz ˈlɒŋ; French ʃɛz lɔ̃ɡ)
(Furniture) a long low chair for reclining, with a back and single armrest
[C19: from French: long chair]
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chaise longue(ˈʃeɪz ˈlɔŋ)
n., pl. chaise longues, chaises longues (ˈʃeɪz)
a chair with or without arms for reclining, having a seat lengthened to form a complete leg rest and sometimes an adjustable back.Also called chaise lounge (ˈʃeɪz ˈlaʊndʒ, ˈtʃeɪs)
[1790–1800; < French: long chair; chaise lounge by folk etym.]
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A reclining chair with a long padded seat resembling a settee.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
chaise longue[ˈʃeɪzˈlɒŋ] N (chaise-longues (pl)) → tumbona f
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chaise longue[ʃɛzlɔ̃g] n → méridienne f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Chaiselongue f
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