love seat


noun

a chair or small upholstered sofa for two persons.

Nearby words

  1. love makes the world go `round,
  2. love match,
  3. love nest,
  4. love potion,
  5. love rat,
  6. love set,
  7. love song of j. alfred prufrock, the,
  8. love thy neighbor as thyself,
  9. love vine,
  10. love wave

Origin of love seat

First recorded in 1900–05

Also called courting chair.

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Examples from the Web for loveseat

  • 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.

    The Right Time|Walter Bupp
  • Pheola was beside me on the loveseat when my consciousness started to straggle back.

    The Right Time|Walter Bupp


British Dictionary definitions for loveseat

love seat

noun

a small upholstered sofa for two people
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