HyperDic: boatswain[s_chair

English > 1 sense of the expression boatswain's chair:
NOUNartifactboatswain's chair, bosun's chaira seat consisting of a board and a rope
English > boatswain's chair: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA seat consisting of a board and a rope; used while working aloft or over the side of a ship.
Synonymbosun's chair
BroaderseatAny support where you can sit (especially the part of a chair or bench etc. on which you sit)

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