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camp chair

noun
1.
a light folding chair, usually with a canvas seat and back.
Origin of camp chair
1880-1885
1880-85
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  • With wrath Shūzen rose from his camp chair close by; still no confession.

    Bakemono Yashiki (The Haunted House) James S. De Benneville
  • She used to go out on the beach and sit in a camp chair and read!

  • Sanders sat before the chief's hut in his camp chair and nodded.

    Sanders of the River Edgar Wallace
  • She had been sitting in a camp chair, bundled in heavy clothing, when she died.

  • Miss Dane was accommodated with a camp chair aft, while Warden dived into the cabin to change his clothes.

    The Message Louis Tracy
  • Finally, during one of her frequent movings, she inadvertently set the leg of her camp chair in a hole and went over backward.

    The Dude Wrangler Caroline Lockhart
  • Ormsby sat looking at her over his book, as he pretended to read, lounging in his camp chair.

    Jasper Lyle Harriet Ward
  • "It's easy for us all to philosophize adversely about such things," said the general, sitting up straight in his camp chair.

    The Main Chance Meredith Nicholson
  • Hamilton of the Houssas rose up from his camp chair and stretched himself to his full six feet.

    Bones Edgar Wallace
  • Under this shelter were located a couple of hammocks, a small folding table for writing, and a camp chair.

    Fighting in Cuban Waters Edward Stratemeyer

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