futon

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noun fu·ton \ˈfü-ˌtän\

Definition of futon

plural

futons

also

futon

  1. :  a usually cotton-filled mattress used on the floor or in a frame as a bed, couch, or chair

Origin and Etymology of futon

Japanese


First Known Use: 1876


FUTON Defined for English Language Learners

futon

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noun fu·ton \ˈfü-ˌtän\

Definition of futon for English Language Learners

  • : a mattress that is used on the floor or in a frame as a bed, couch, or chair


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