chaise longue

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Vico Magistretti - Chaise Longue 1996.jpg

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Borrowed from French chaise longue (literally long chair).

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chaise longue (plural chaise longues or chaises longues)

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

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French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Etymology[edit]

Literally, long chair.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʃɛz lɔ̃ɡ/
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  • Rhymes: -ɔ̃ɡ

Noun[edit]

chaise longue f (plural chaises longues)

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

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Italian[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French chaise longue (literally long chair).

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chaise longue f (plural chaises longues)

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

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from French chaise longue (literally long chair).

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chaise longue f (plural chaise longues or chaises longues)

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