Definition of swivel chair in English:

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swivel chair

Pronunciation: /ˈswivəl ˌCHe(ə)r/


A chair with a seat able to be turned on its base to face in any direction.
Example sentences
  • Richard smirked at me and spun idly in the swivel chair - my swivel chair.
  • He closed the door and claimed his seat in the squashy swivel chair behind his desk while I remained standing, hands folded stiffly.
  • He was now taking a seat on the swivel chair that went with the desk.

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Syllabification: swiv·el chair

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