chair

All Noun
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  • Half of the chair in which he had been sitting was also destroyed.
  • He continued to use this chair even when the seat was completely worn through.
  • The mayor also serves as the chair of the board of school committee.
  • The Chair was elected by Board members for a three-year term of office.
  • The chair has, in practice, the most influence over the management of the University.
  • Five are elected by district, the county chair and at-large representative are elected county-wide.
  • After all the above he goes to sit in the chair.
  • The chair's position would focus on the teaching of American military history.
  • He sat in his chair like a man dead.
  • Four years later he was appointed to the chair of chemistry as well.
  • He drew a broken-backed chair to the table and set to business. Cited from The Rules of the Game, by Stewart Edward White
  • In a high-backed chair sat a man with his face to the fire. Cited from Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker, by S. Weir Mitchell
  • Originally it also had a wooden door, banks, a table and a chair.
  • Peter had changed his position a little and was standing now behind a high-backed chair. Cited from Peter Ruff and the Double Four, by Oppenheim
  • He used this chair for the rest of his life and took it with him almost everywhere.
  • The president is the chair of the Senate and a member of the Board.
  • By that time he had to conduct sitting on a chair.
  • It uses one table and two chairs, kept on one side of the performance space.
  • The council chair is also elected at-large.
  • The district management committee in each district is chaired by the district officer.
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Meaning of chair

  • noun A seat for one person, with a support for the back
    he put his coat over the back of the chair and sat down
  • noun A particular seat in an orchestra
    he is second chair violin
  • verb Act or preside as chair, as of an academic department in a university
    She chaired the department for many years