Definition of Chaise. Meaning of Chaise. Synonyms of Chaise

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Definition of Chaise

Chaise
Chaise Chaise (sh[=a]z), n. [F. chaise seat, or chair, chaise or carriage, for chaire, from a peculiar Parisian pronunciation. See Chair.] 1. A two-wheeled carriage for two persons, with a calash top, and the body hung on leather straps, or thorough-braces. It is usually drawn by one horse. 2. Loosely, a carriage in general. --Cowper.

Meaning of Chaise from wikipedia

- A chaise, sometimes called chay or shay, is a light two- or four-wheeled traveling or pleasure carriage for one or two people with a folding hood or calash...
- A chaise longue (/ʃeɪz ˈlɒŋ, tʃeɪz-, -ˈlɒ̃ɡ/; French: [ʃɛz lɔ̃ɡ], "long chair") is an upholstered sofa in the shape of a chair that is long enough to support...
- A chaise is a light two- or four-wheeled traveling or pleasure carriage. Chaise may also refer to: Chaise (river), a river in France Chaise longue, a...
- A post-chaise is a fast carriage for traveling post built in the 18th and early 19th centuries. It usually had a closed body on four wheels, sat two to...
- Chaise Longue - LC4 is a chaise longue designed by the French architect Charlotte Perriand, who was working in the offices of the Swiss architect Le Corbusier...
- and takes its name from the confessor to Louis XIV, Père François de la Chaise (1624–1709), who lived in the Jesuit house rebuilt during 1682 on the site...
- la Chaise (August 25, 1624 – January 20, 1709) was a French Jesuit priest, the father confessor of King Louis XIV of France. François de la Chaise was...
- The Chaise, also known as the Monthoux, is a 23.8 km long mountain river of eastern France. It flows through the departments Savoie and Haute-Savoie. It...
- "Chaise Électrique" is a song recorded by Congolese singer Fally Ipupa, from his third studio album ****nal De Belles Melodies (2009). It was released...
- A Chaise a Bureau is a Rococo style of chair created during the first half of the 18th century. This chair was constructed so it could sit in a corner...
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