Definitions

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  • n. The rear part of a chair that supports the sitter's back.

Etymologies

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chair +‎ back

Examples

  • In the first two ticket cycles at Rentschler Field, all "chairback" seats were sold at one price with one standard annual seat donation regardless of their location.

    Uconn - Nerac Huskies Feed

  • A professional nod, but his hand clenched on the top of the chairback beside him, his skin having the warm golden-brown tone of someone whose ancestry appeared to be a mix of Asian and Caucasian.

    Excerpt - Bonds of Justice

  • I had a gig-bag hanging on the chairback, unzipped, wide-mouthed staring at the too-drunk-to-fuck geezer burping up acid from a liver gone sour-milk and he had the guts to smile at me.

    Sax Named Pegasus

  • Mammalian assistance: Cat doing the vulture pose on my chairback.

    john, i've been bad and they're coming after me.

  • He was a large man, broad and tall, his shoulders spilling over the sides of the wide chairback.

    Pure Sin

  • The outer portions of these pieces are made from different, much stronger woods, and seat and chairback are joined to the base with a form of bindweed; the interior portion is composed of yet another kind of wood, usually coral or San Miguel, to secure the base.

    The artesanias of Michoacan - an introduction

  • Nancy draped her coat obediently over a chairback and tugged ruefully at the skimpy sleeves of the striped turtleneck she wore beneath a denim jumper.

    Sudden Rain

  • We were all snuggled into our Jet Blue extra legroom seats, watching Simpsons reruns on our chairback screens, dreaming about Blue Chips and biscotti yet to come, when my wife SAW something: a lady carrying an infant in one hand and a bright green Bic butane lighter in the other.

    July 2007

  • This picture was taken from the very top of the chairback seats.

    Lady Lobos Push Past Missouri, Tomorrow Play Gonzaga

  • Shoot, by the time that lovely frock was tossed over the chairback I wanted to buy it myself and go walking only not with a jerk, dh is fab.

    Secret Lives of Dresses Vol. 7 - A Dress A Day

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