chesterfield definition

  • noun:
    • one- or double-breasted overcoat, generally with concealed buttons and a velvet collar.
    • Chiefly Northern California & Canada A sofa.
    • A couch, sofa, or loveseat with cushioned arms and straight back of the same height, often curved outward at the very top.
    • Any settee or settee.
    • a davenport with upright armrests.
    • a fitted overcoat with a velvet collar.
    • A kind of topcoat, called after the celebrated Earl of Chesterfield.
    • a fitted overcoat with a velvet collar
    • suave and witty English statesman recalled mostly for letters to his son (1694-1773)
    • an overstuffed davenport with upright armrests

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