love seat

noun

Definition of love seat

:a double chair, sofa, or settee for two persons

First Known Use of love seat

1847


LOVE SEAT Defined for English Language Learners

love seat

noun

Definition of love seat for English Language Learners

  • : a seat or sofa for two people


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