cacqueteuse

cacqueteuse

[kak-uh-tooz; French kakuh-tœz]
noun, plural cacqueteuses [kak-uh-too-ziz; French kakuh-tœz] .
a narrow, upright armchair of 16th-century France, having widely splayed arms and a very narrow back.


Origin:
< French, equivalent to caquet(er) to chatter + -euse -euse

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