Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A support for the back, attached to the seat of a carriage.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A support for the back, attached to the seat of a carriage.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A high back-bar attached to a, seat as a support for the back. It is sometimes made so as to be removable.
  • n. An iron rest placed over the fire to support a frying-pan, etc.
  • Having a reclining back, as a chair.

Etymologies

lazy +‎ back (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • A grumbling old woman mended the fire at her own side of the room, nearest the door, spreading smooth robes where the man's medicine hung at the willow tripod, his slatted lazyback near by.

    The Covered Wagon

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