armchair definition

  • noun:
    • A chair with part frameworks to aid the arms or arms.
    • A chair with supports for the arms or arms.
    • A chair with arms to aid the elbows or forearms.
    • A chair with hands to support the arms.
    • chair with a support for each side for arms
    • A chair with side structures to guide the hands or elbows.
    • A chair with supports for arms or elbows.
    • A chair with arms to guide the arms or forearms.
    • A chair with hands to aid the elbows.
    • seat with a support for each side for hands
  • adjective:
    • Remote from energetic involvement: armchair warriors within the Pentagon; an armchair tourist.
    • Remote from actual participation, including one retired from previously energetic involvement.
    • Unqualified or uninformed and yet offering guidance, particularly on technical issues, including law, structure, medication, military theory, or sports.
    • Remote from active involvement: armchair warriors in the Pentagon; an armchair traveler.
    • Remote from real involvement, including one retired from previously energetic participation.
    • Unqualified or uninformed but yet giving guidance, specially on technical issues, such as for instance legislation, design, medication, military principle, or sports.
  • others:
    • in one single's arm-chair; sitting easily at home; fireside; for this reason, theoretical, not practical: since, arm-chair geographers.
    • In one's arm-chair; seated comfortably at home; fireside; hence, theoretical, not practical: as, arm-chair geographers.

Related Sources

  • Definition for "armchair"
    • A chair with part frameworks to aid the…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "armchair"
  • Quotes for "armchair"
  • Phrases for "armchair"
  • Cross Reference for "armchair"
  • Same Context for "armchair"
  • Urban Dictionary for "armchair"
    • n1. comfortable lounge furniture. n2. Gobshite…
    • View More
235 votes

How would you define armchair?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!