Definition of recliner in English:

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recliner

Pronunciation: /rəˈklīnər/

noun

An upholstered armchair that can be tilted backward, especially one with a footrest that simultaneously extends from the front.
Example sentences
  • Loveseats, club chairs and ottomans, wing chairs, recliners and dining chairs all can benefit from the addition of a fashionable slipcover.
  • He smiled warmly as he leaned back in the comfortable recliner, feet resting on the coffee table before him.
  • Like recliners, many nineteenth-century rocking chair inventions were directed toward the special needs of the very young, the elderly, and the infirm.

Words that rhyme with recliner

angina, assigner, china, consignor, decliner, definer, Dinah, diner, diviner, forty-niner, hardliner, incliner, Indo-China, liner, maligner, Medina, miner, minor, mynah, refiner, Regina, Salina, Shekinah, shiner, signer, South Carolina, Steiner, twiner, whiner

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Syllabification: re·clin·er

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