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straight chair

n
(Furniture) a straight-backed side chair
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.straight chair - a straight-backed chair without armsstraight chair - a straight-backed chair without arms
chair - a seat for one person, with a support for the back; "he put his coat over the back of the chair and sat down"
rung, stave, round - a crosspiece between the legs of a chair
splat - a slat of wood in the middle of the back of a straight chair
Windsor chair - straight chair having a shaped seat and a back of many spindles
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They know," interrupted the little man crisply, leaning against the straight chair back, which rose higher than his fragile head.
Gramma would be in her rocking chair, and the two "boys" sitting on straight chairs tilted back.
Through the intimacy of an off-Broadway theater and the simplicity of staging, which amounts to little more than some straight chairs, a couple of tables and a few props, I felt a part of the St.