Chairs Vocabulary in English | Names of Chairs

Learning Chairs Vocabulary in English.

Chair is a piece of furniture with a raised surface supported by legs, commonly used to seat a single person. Chairs are supported most often by four legs and have a back; however, a chair can have three legs or can have a different shape. Chairs are made of a wide variety of materials and they may be padded or upholstered in various colors and fabrics.

Chairs appear in a number of rooms in homes (e.g. in living rooms, in bedrooms, …), in schools and offices, and in various other workplaces.

List of Different Types of Chairs


– He lies in the sofa asleep.

Park bench

– We sat on a park bench and talked.

Upholstered bench

– There are two upholstered benches in her bedroom.


– He ensconced himself in the armchair.

Cantilever chair

– Do you like this cantilever chair?

Wing chair

– She knocked and opened the door and saw Patrick asleep in his wing chair.

Deck chair

– I spent Sunday reclining in a deck chair.

Desk chair

– She slung her coat over her desk chair.

Barber chair/ Salon chair

– She went to the hair salon and sat on the salon chair then.

Operator chair

– We’ll need operator chairs.

Executive chair

– Tom went back to his executive chair and sat down.

Garden chair

– She ordered a garden chair for her husband.

Director’s chair

– The old man sat in the director’s chair with his eyes closed.


– He was sitting in a chair.

Folding chair

– He likes to bring the folding chair with him when he goes fishing.


– He sits on the throne.

Ladderback chair

– There are 3 ladderback chairs in this room.


– He was perched on a bar stool, ordering a beer.

Windsor chair

– Mary sat down in her windsor chair.


– He’s been confined to a wheelchair since the accident.

Waiting room seat

– I feel uncomfortable in this waiting room seat.

Wooden outdoor chair/ Adirondack chair (U.S.)

– I leaned back in the wooden outdoor chair and stretched.

Student chair

– Susan sat down on student chair to study.

Dining room chair

– Could you move this dining room chair a bit?

Wood chair

– The wood chair is expensive.

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