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director's chair

a lightweight folding armchair with transversely crossed legs and having a canvas seat and back panel, as traditionally used by motion-picture directors.
Origin of director's chair
1950-55 Unabridged
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  • The typical film scribe making his move to the director's chair would pick a modest project, one that doesn't tax his tyro status.
  • Slouched in his director's chair, he radiates a disarming enthusiasm.
British Dictionary definitions for director's chair

director's chair

a light wooden folding chair with arm rests and a canvas seat and back
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