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  1. chairs

    A chair is a type of seat, typically designed for one person and consisting of one or more legs, a flat or slightly angled seat and a back-rest. They may be made of wood, metal, or synthetic materials, and may be padded or upholstered in various colors and fabrics. Chairs vary in design. An armchair has armrests fixed to the seat; a recliner is upholstered and features a mechanism that lowers the chair's back and raises into place a footrest; a rocking chair has legs fixed to two long curved slats; and a wheelchair has wheels fixed to an axis under the seat.

Editors Contribution

  1. chairsnoun

    Plural noun of the word chair.

    The chairs in the school hall were used for assembly, parent teacher meetings, concerts, lunch time and other purposes.

    Submitted by MaryC on August 3, 2016  

Surnames Frequency by Census Records


    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Chairs is ranked #58735 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Chairs surname appeared 345 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Chairs.

    68.1% or 235 total occurrences were Black.
    19.4% or 67 total occurrences were White.
    6.6% or 23 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    4.3% or 15 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'chairs' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4841

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'chairs' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2686

Anagrams for chairs »

  1. rachis

  2. Sirach

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chairs in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chairs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of chairs in a Sentence

  1. Anna Konda:

    It was not easy to work like that, because the matches were going very quickly and were unpredictable, i had to be very careful not to get hit. Fortunately, there are chairs on the side, so I could jump on them if the female fighters suddenly rolled under my feet.

  2. Ibrahim Kamalmaz:

    President-elect Biden, during the debates, you know, many times he mentioned about families that have empty chairs because they're missing loved ones, and we're missing our loved one, we have an empty chair for my father, and now we're coming up on four years of that empty chair. And hopefully, knowing that President-elect Biden cares about families, we hope that he will care about the families of the detainees and proactively and aggressively try to bring them home.

  3. Kirsten Allen:

    This town hall will include representatives from law enforcement, advocacy groups and community members and other relevant stakeholders who are influential in this space to ensure that all perspectives and concerns are heard, the Caucus co-chairs and caucus members seek to understand these perspectives and, in turn, will use them to inform potential policy and programming solutions on the federal level.

  4. Federal Reserve:

    Meetings between presidents and The Federal Reserve chairs do happen, but nothing's been scheduled.

  5. Gayle King:

    Because look what it took to get tenure, this was a position that since the 1980s came with tenure. The Knight chairs are designed for professional journalists when working in the field, to come into academia. Every other chair before me, who also happened to be White, received that position with tenure.

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