A type of easy chair with open padded arms and an adjustable back.
More example sentences
- 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).
Definition of Morris chair in:
- The US English dictionary