noun. a ski lift on which riders (skiers or sightseers) are seated and carried up or down a mountainside; seats are hung from an endless overhead cable.
- ski lift
- chair lift
- stay in place
Example sentences of the word chairlift
1. Noun, singular or mass
Tours of the Olympic Jumping Complex begin with a chairlift ride to the base of the jumps and continue with a ride in a glass elevator to an observation deck.
The person feels frightened even though he or she has never had a bad experience and has no firsthand knowledge of a chairlift accident.