love seat


Definition of love seat

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

Examples of love seat in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Frankly, most people should avoid shopping at furniture stores that sell living room sets with a matching sofa, love seat, and chair along with a coordinating coffee and side table, that are probably thrown in for free. Amanda Lauren, Forbes, 20 June 2022 One day Kenny and my boyfriend delivered a crimson love seat to a brothel. The New Yorker, 23 May 2022 Guests sat inside, on an enveloping Maker & Son armchair and love seat that flanked the structure’s wood-burning stove, or chatted beside a nearby bonfire. New York Times, 20 Dec. 2021 The multistory blue structure is tucked under the window between the papasan chair and the love seat, where Ferraro and Shain sit shoulder to shoulder. Los Angeles Times, 5 Dec. 2021 It’s the size of a modern love seat, because it was used as a joint throne for monarch and consort. Washington Post, 22 Oct. 2021 Her long, wavy hair matched the semi-sheer curtains, the sheets and blanket covering a makeshift bed, a love seat constructed out of multiple circular cushions and a pair of sneakers. New York Times, 18 Aug. 2021 The interior, less than 1,200 square feet, is adorned with signs, photos and souvenirs from the islands, and furnished with wicker tables, chairs and a love seat. Phil Diehl, San Diego Union-Tribune, 11 July 2021 RicePods have two twin beds, a small table with chairs and either a lounge chair or love seat, plus a small bathroom and kitchenette. Kerri Westenberg, Star Tribune, 18 June 2021 See More

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First Known Use of love seat

1847, in the meaning defined above

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28 Jun 2022

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“Love seat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jun. 2022.

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