rocking-chair

rocking chair

noun
a chair mounted on rockers or springs so as to permit a person to rock back and forth while sitting.
Also called rocker.


Origin:
1750–60, Americanism

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rocking chair
 
n
a chair set on curving supports so that the sitter may rock backwards and forwards

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