tuffet

[ tuhf-it ]
/ ˈtʌf ɪt /

noun

a low stool; footstool.
Dialect. tuft.

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Origin of tuffet

First recorded in 1550–55
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British Dictionary definitions for tuffet

tuffet
/ (ˈtʌfɪt) /

noun

a small mound or low seat

Word Origin for tuffet

C16: alteration of tuft
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