- a chair or small upholstered sofa for two persons.
Origin of love seat
First recorded in 1900–05
Also called courting chair.
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Related Words for loveseatchair, couch, bench, settee, pew, stool, lounge, settle, stall, davenport, loveseat, chesterfield, recliner
Examples from the Web for loveseat
Historical Examples of loveseat
Pheola was beside me on the loveseat when my consciousness started to straggle back.
Just to keep the mood the same, I turned on my hi-fi and drew the loveseat up in front of the desk in my study.
- a small upholstered sofa for two people
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