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BarcaLounger

Syllabification: Bar·ca·Loung·er
Pronunciation: /ˈbärkəˌlounjər
 
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Definition of BarcaLounger in English:

noun

US trademark
A type of deeply padded reclining chair.
Example sentences
  • During the tunnel sequence where Tommy Lee Jones's and Will Smith's cruiser-cum-rocket-car blasts off, the Denon's prodigious output slammed us back into our BarcaLoungers with a vengeance.
  • In The Nirvana Blues by John Nichols, the residents of Chamisaville recline in Barcaloungers.
  • In fact, his activity was strictly limited to sitting in a Barcalounger.

Origin

1970s: from the name of Edward J. Barcolo, who acquired the original license to manufacture the chairs, and lounger.

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