easy chair

noun
1.
an upholstered armchair for lounging.
2.
Obsolete, wing chair.

Origin:
1700–10

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easy chair
 
n
a comfortable upholstered armchair

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easy chair
1707, from easy + chair.
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Example sentences
The former dissidents belong to a vanished epoch and are getting old enough to
  discover that they have a favorite easy chair.
He slowly settles down into the battered, white easy chair next to the fire.
Pull up an easy chair and get ready to be bowled over, because major college
  football's postseason is about to start.
Its suites offer a king-sized bed and a sitting area with a pull-out sofa bed,
  easy chair and desk.
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