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silya [sil.ya.] : chair (n.)
Synonyms: lingkoranan; siya
Related words: silyon

Derivatives of silya


Glosses:
chair
n. (artifact)1. chaira seat for one person, with a support for the back.; "he put his coat over the back of the chair and sat down"
~ armchairchair with a support on each side for arms.
~ backrest, backa support that you can lean against while sitting.; "the back of the dental chair was adjustable"
~ barber chaira large fixed adjustable chair in which barbers seat their customers.
~ chair of statea ceremonial chair for an exalted or powerful person.
~ chaise, chaise longue, daybeda long chair; for reclining.
~ eames chaira chair designed by Charles Eames; originally made of molded plywood; seat and back shaped to fit the human body.
~ fighting chaira fixed chair from which a saltwater angler can fight a hooked fish.
~ folding chaira chair that can be folded flat for storage.
~ feeding chair, highchaira chair for feeding a very young child; has four long legs and a footrest and a detachable tray.
~ ladder-back, ladder-back chaira chair with a ladder-back.
~ garden chair, lawn chairchair left outside for use on a lawn or in a garden.
~ legone of the supports for a piece of furniture.
~ rocking chair, rockera chair mounted on rockers.
~ seatfurniture that is designed for sitting on.; "there were not enough seats for all the guests"
~ side chair, straight chaira straight-backed chair without arms.
~ swivel chaira chair that swivels on its base.
~ tablet-armed chaira chair with an arm that has been widened for writing.
~ wheelchaira movable chair mounted on large wheels; for invalids or those who cannot walk; frequently propelled by the occupant.
n. (act)2. chair, professorshipthe position of professor.; "he was awarded an endowed chair in economics"
~ berth, billet, post, situation, position, office, place, spota job in an organization.; "he occupied a post in the treasury"
n. (person)3. chair, chairman, chairperson, chairwoman, presidentthe officer who presides at the meetings of an organization.; "address your remarks to the chairperson"
~ kalon tripathe chairman of the Kashag and essentially head of the Tibetan government-in-exile.
~ presiding officerthe leader of a group meeting.
~ vice chairmanone ranking below or serving in the place of a chairman.
n. (artifact)4. chair, death chair, electric chair, hot seatan instrument of execution by electrocution; resembles an ordinary seat for one person.; "the murderer was sentenced to die in the chair"
~ instrument of executionan instrument designed and used to take the life of a condemned person.
n. (artifact)5. chaira particular seat in an orchestra.; "he is second chair violin"
~ seatany support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit).; "he dusted off the seat before sitting down"
v. (social)6. chair, chairmanact or preside as chair, as of an academic department in a university.; "She chaired the department for many years"
~ head, leadbe in charge of.; "Who is heading this project?"
v. (communication)7. chair, lead, moderatepreside over.; "John moderated the discussion"
~ hash out, talk over, discussspeak with others about (something); talk (something) over in detail; have a discussion.; "We discussed our household budget"