chaise: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (shāz), [key]
- a light, open carriage, usually with a hood, esp. a one-horse, two-wheeled carriage for two persons; shay.
- a chaise longue, esp. a light one used out of doors.
- Also called
- a gold coin of France, first issued in the early 14th century, which bears a figure of the king seated on a large throne.
- an Anglo-Gallic copy of this coin, issued by Edward III.
- chaise (Thesaurus)