folding chair

noun
a chair that can be folded flat for storage (Freq. 1)
Hypernyms: ↑chair
Hyponyms: ↑camp chair, ↑deck chair, ↑beach chair, ↑yacht chair
Part Meronyms: ↑rung, ↑round, ↑stave

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a chair that can be collapsed flat for easy storage or transport.
[1670-80]

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folding chair,
a chair that can be folded up for easier handling or storage: »

Rows of folding chairs on sidewalk to accommodate hundred or more guests (New Yorker).


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Folding chair — Folding Fold ing, n. 1. The act of making a fold or folds; also, a fold; a doubling; a plication. [1913 Webster] The lower foldings of the vest. Addison. [1913 Webster] 2. (Agric.) The keepig of sheep in inclosures on arable land, etc. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Folding chair — A typical folding chair A folding chair is a light, portable chair that that folds flat, and can be stored in a stack, row, or on a cart. Contents 1 Uses …   Wikipedia

  • folding chair — chair that can be folded together for easy storage and portability …   English contemporary dictionary

  • folding chair — noun A light portable chair that can be stored in a stack, row or on a specially designed cart. They are produced in a variety of styles, folding mechanisms and materials …   Wiktionary

  • folding chair — a chair that can be collapsed flat for easy storage or transport. [1670 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • folding chair —   Noho opi opi …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • Folding — Fold ing, n. 1. The act of making a fold or folds; also, a fold; a doubling; a plication. [1913 Webster] The lower foldings of the vest. Addison. [1913 Webster] 2. (Agric.) The keepig of sheep in inclosures on arable land, etc. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Folding boat — Folding Fold ing, n. 1. The act of making a fold or folds; also, a fold; a doubling; a plication. [1913 Webster] The lower foldings of the vest. Addison. [1913 Webster] 2. (Agric.) The keepig of sheep in inclosures on arable land, etc. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Folding door — Folding Fold ing, n. 1. The act of making a fold or folds; also, a fold; a doubling; a plication. [1913 Webster] The lower foldings of the vest. Addison. [1913 Webster] 2. (Agric.) The keepig of sheep in inclosures on arable land, etc. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chair — Synonyms and related words: Eames chair, Hitchcock chair, TV chair, administer, administrate, anoint, armchair, armless chair, authority, ax, back seat, banquette, bar stool, barber chair, barrel chair, basket chair, batwing chair, be master, bed …   Moby Thesaurus

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