chaise longue

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French chaise longue (literally long chair).

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chaise longue (plural chaise longues or chaises longues)

  1. (chiefly Britain) A reclining chair with a long seat, which can support the outstretched legs of a sitter normally with one armrest.
    Synonyms: chaise lounge (American)

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Literally “long chair”.

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chaise longue f (plural chaises longues)

  1. chaise longue (reclining chair with a long seat)

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French chaise longue (literally long chair).

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • IPA(key): /ˌʃɛz ˈlɔŋɡ/

Noun[edit]

chaise longue f (plural chaises longues)

  1. chaise longue (reclining chair with a long seat)
    Synonyms: agrippina, (rare) cislonga

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French chaise longue (literally long chair).

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Noun[edit]

chaise longue f (plural chaise longues)

  1. chaise longue (reclining chair with a long seat)