love seat

noun

Definition of love seat

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

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Ottoman fabric; pillow fabric on love seat, Adras silk ikat R129—Bermingham (T); berminghamfabrics.com. House Beautiful, "May 2012 Issue Product Guide," 18 Mar. 2012 Fabric on wood-frame chair, love seat fabric, Ghent—Pindler & Pindler (T); pindler.com. House Beautiful, "March 2014 Issue Product Guide," 3 Feb. 2014 Harry sat on a love seat couch with King Mohammed VI while Meghan sat next to his son 15-year-old Moulay Hassan, the Crown Prince, who wore a black suit and tie, reports Chris Ship of ITV News. Nicole Saunders, Harper's BAZAAR, "Meghan Markle Wears Custom Carolina Herrera to Meet the King of Morocco with Prince Harry," 25 Feb. 2019 Decorative lanterns hung from the glamorous clear top frame tent, which was decked with couches, love seats, and array of tables and chairs. Alix Strauss, New York Times, "Worthy of a Romance Novel, With a Touch of Mystery," 29 June 2018 In the courtyard, the love seat is from a flea market, the burlap sofas are custom, the throws on the sofas are goatskin, and the pillows are made from a Malinese fabric. Gisela Williams, ELLE Decor, "The Vivacious 18th-Century Marakesh Medina of Two L.A. Transplants," 28 Dec. 2018 The house is big enough to sleep four—one often bedroom is upstairs, while the love seat in the living room slides out to reveal a trundle bed underneath. Liz Stinson, Curbed, "The modern farmhouse goes tiny," 26 Nov. 2018 Personal items were strewn everywhere — a baby blanket, a life jacket, mattresses, lawn mowers, a fridge, a kitchen sink lying on the grass and even a love seat wrapped around a telephone pole. Fox News, "Canada's capital reeling after tornado hammers communities," 22 Sep. 2018 Ikea tapped Dutch design duo Scholten & Baijings to reimagine a handful of classic products, giving them full reign on pieces like the Klippan love seat and the Poäng chair. Liz Stinson, Curbed, "Ikea ‘hacks’ its iconic designs in new line," 2 Aug. 2018

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First Known Use of love seat

1847, in the meaning defined above

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love seat

noun

English Language Learners Definition of love seat

US : a seat or sofa for two people

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