or con·fi·dante

[kon-fi-dant, -dahnt, kon-fi-dant, -dahnt]
  1. a sofa or settee, especially of the 18th century, having a triangular seat at each end divided from the greater part of the seat by an armrest.

Origin of confidente

< French, special use of confidente female confidant Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Word Origin and History for confidente

see confidant.

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