Sign up ×
English Language & Usage Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for linguists, etymologists, and serious English language enthusiasts. It's 100% free, no registration required.

What is that hooked part of an office chair called, which is used to support the lower back?

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 12 down vote accepted

It's the lumbar support, the lumbar being the part of the lower back supported.

enter image description here

share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.