What does armchair mean?

Definitions for armchair
ˈɑrmˌtʃɛərarm·chair

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word armchair.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. armchair(noun)

    chair with a support on each side for arms

Wiktionary

  1. armchair(Noun)

    A chair with supports for the arms or elbows.

  2. armchair(Adjective)

    Remote from actual involvement, including a person retired from previously active involvement.

    These days I'm an armchair detective.

  3. armchair(Adjective)

    Unqualified or uninformed but yet giving advice, especially on technical issues, such as law, architecture, medicine, military theory, or sports.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Armchair(noun)

    a chair with arms to support the elbows or forearms

Editors Contribution

  1. armchair

    A type of chair and product created and designed in various colors, materials, mechanisms, shapes, sizes and styles.

    We bought our Nan a beautiful armchair for her birthday as her other one had served its purpose, she was delighted with it and we took her other one to the community recycling center.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 10, 2016  

How to pronounce armchair?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say armchair in sign language?

  1. armchair

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of armchair in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of armchair in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of armchair in a Sentence

  1. Neil Parikh:

    We had everyone from a pregnant mother to an 80-year-old woman that hadn’t slept on anything but an armchair for a year because of surgery.

Images & Illustrations of armchair

  1. armchairarmchairarmchairarmchairarmchair

Popularity rank by frequency of use

armchair#10000#22862#100000

Translations for armchair

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for armchair »

Translation

Find a translation for the armchair definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Український (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these armchair definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"armchair." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 7 Apr. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/armchair>.

Are we missing a good definition for armchair? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for armchair:


Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.