Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

tuffet

play
noun tuf·fet \ˈtə-fət\

Definition of tuffet

  1. 1 :  tuft 1a

  2. 2 :  a low seat



Origin and Etymology of tuffet

Anglo-French tuffete, from *tufe tuft


First Known Use: 1553

Rhymes with tuffet


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up tuffet? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

mysterious, holy, or spiritual

Get Word of the Day daily email!