Translation of "chair" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /tʃeər/ us /tʃeər/

A1 a seat for one person, with a back and usually four legs

verb uk /tʃeər/ us /tʃeər/

to control a meeting or organization

Would you like to chair the meeting tomorrow?

(Translation of “chair” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /tʃeə/

a movable seat for one person, with a back to it

a table and four chairs.

the position of a person who is chairman at a meeting etc

Who is in the chair?

the office of a university professor

He holds the chair of History at this university.
chairlift noun

a set of seats hanging from a cable, used to take skiers etc up a mountain

They took the chairlift to the top of the mountain.
chairman noun (plural chairmen, chairpeople, chairwomen) ( chairperson, chairwoman)

a person who takes charge of or directs a meeting

presidente; presidenta
Who is the chairperson presiding over the meeting?
chairmanship noun

The Chairmanship of the Arctic Council rotates between the eight Arctic States every two years.
Address a male chairman as Mr Chairman, and a female chairman as Madam Chairman.

(Translation of “chair” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)