A type of armchair with open padded arms and an adjustable back.
- The Morris chair has padded armrests and detachable cushions on the seat and back.
- One particular slide depicts Robert in a drab suit sitting in a Morris chair.
- Perhaps your grandfather, like mine, spent his leisure time in a Morris chair.
Late 19th century: named after William Morris (see Morris, William1).
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