What does armchair mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. armchair(noun)

    chair with a support on each side for arms


  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  

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  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

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