Definition of armrest in English:

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armrest

Pronunciation: /ˈärmˌrest/

noun

A padded or upholstered arm of a chair or other seat on which a sitter’s arm can comfortably rest.
Example sentences
  • Jack's eyes caught a glimpse of Rose's hand that had rested on the armrest of her chair.
  • The Morris chair has padded armrests and detachable cushions on the seat and back.
  • The problems encountered include low seating, seats are too soft and the chairs don't have armrests to help people get out of them.

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Syllabification: arm·rest

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