Translation of chair in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (seat)also: armchairdentist's chairsillón or silla de dentistasit on/in that chairsiéntate en esa silla/ese sillónhave o take a chair pleasesiéntese or tome asiento por favorExample sentences1.2
also: electric chair(American English) [colloquial]he got sent to the chair
- Cafe tables and chairs face a bench seat below a lowered ceiling that curves for an atmospheric effect.
- Four navy blue upholstered chairs surrounded a wooden coffee table that had stacks of magazines on top.
- We ordered a dining table and four chairs and were given a delivery time of two weeks.
silla (feminine) eléctricalo mandaron a la silla eléctricaExample sentences
- In a room full of students, college professors and department chairs, nervous laughter again followed.
- By the 1920's the German historical school was on its last legs but still ensconced in the professorial chairs.
- The Smiths' gift will be used for endowed chairs, professorships and student scholarships.
- 2 2.1 (at university) 2.2 (in meeting) to be in/take the chair comments must be made through the chairlos comentarios deben hacerse a través de la presidenciaExample sentences2.3 (person)
presidente, (-ta) (masculine, feminine)
- The princess is the chair of the sister organization in the United Kingdom.
- Members will choose a new chair during the next meeting, scheduled for November 17th.
- ‘Mr Clark was the chair of the meeting and made a joke of this,’ Mr Morgan said.
presidirExample sentences1.2 (carry)
(British English)he was chaired from the stadium by his fans
- The meeting was chaired by the President who welcomed a full attendance of members.
- The meeting was chaired by the president, who welcomed the members.
- Tonight I'm chairing a public meeting in Hoveton on policing issues and then tomorrow morning we have Michael Howard coming to Cromer.
llevar en or (Spain) a hombrossus fans lo sacaron en or (Spain) a hombros del estadioExample sentences
- So magical had been his performance that he was chaired from the ground by his opponents as well as his own team-members!
- You've never seen anyone get to the victory stand so fast, even with his short-stop house-mate Ruben's failed effort to chair him up there.
- At the completion of the game, Warne lapped up yet another standing ovation from the 79,000-strong crowd, the champ responding in kind, bowing and blowing kisses to the crowd before a futile attempt to chair him off the ground.
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