beanbag chair


beanbag chair
beanbag chair
n.
a chair like a large beanbag covered with vinyl, fabric, etc. and filled with foam pellets, as of polystyrene, that shift about to fit one's body

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  • beanbag — bean|bag [ˈbi:nbæg] n 1.) also beanbag .chair a very large cloth bag that is filled with small balls of soft plastic and used for sitting on 2.) a small cloth bag filled with beans, used for throwing and catching in children s games …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • beanbag — noun Date: 1871 1. a cloth bag partially filled typically with dried beans and used as a toy 2. any of various pellet filled bags used as furniture (as a chair) or household articles (as an ashtray base) …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • beanbag — /ˈbinbæg / (say beenbag) noun 1. a small cloth bag filled with beans, used as a toy. 2. a large triangular cushion used as a chair filled with pellets of synthetic material, as expanded polystyrene, which yields to accommodate the shape of the… …   Australian English dictionary

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