Meaning of Sheraton in English:


Pronunciation /ˈʃɛrət(ə)n/


  • (of furniture) designed, made by, or in the simple, delicate, and graceful style of the English furniture-maker Thomas Sheraton (1751–1806)

    ‘a Sheraton satinwood cabinet’
    • ‘He took two Sheraton chairs from against the wall by the window and brought them over to the table.’
    • ‘There was a revival of most of the late 18th Century styles: Chippendale, Adam, Hepplewhite, and Sheraton.’
    • ‘Cabinet-maker and furniture designer, Hepplewhite linked the ornate style of Chippendale and the severer lines of Sheraton.’