Meaning of “rocking chair” in the English Dictionary

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"rocking chair" in British English

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rocking chairnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈrɒk.ɪŋ ˌtʃeər/ us /ˈrɑː.kɪŋ ˌtʃer/ also rocker

a chair built on two pieces of curved wood so that it moves forwards and backwards when you are sitting in it

(Definition of “rocking chair” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"rocking chair" in American English

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rocking chairnoun [ C ]

/ˈrɑk·ɪŋ ˌtʃeər/ short form rocker, /ˈrɑk·ər/

a chair built on two pieces of curved wood so that you can move forward and backward when you sit in it

(Definition of “rocking chair” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)