sofa bed


Definition of sofa bed

: a sofa that can be made to serve as a bed by lowering its hinged upholstered back to horizontal position or by pulling out a concealed mattress

Examples of sofa bed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Meanwhile, a CR Laine sofa bed upholstered in S. Harris linen grounds the room. Deanna Kizis, Sunset Magazine, 22 July 2022 The Stratiform sofa bed bar cushion ($89, Amazon) is made of high-density foam about one inch thick. Jeanne Huber, Washington Post, 11 July 2022 The lower single-floor apartment comprises a double bedroom, bathroom, small kitchen, and living area with a sofa bed. Rebecca Ann Hughes, Forbes, 15 July 2022 For instance, a camera or other monitoring device is not allowed if the living room has a sofa bed. Kim Komando, USA TODAY, 23 June 2022 Not everyone has the space or budget for an entire sofa bed, but a convertible chair is a stylish alternative that usually costs less and definitely takes up less room. Carly Kulzer,, 20 Apr. 2022 Olga Lidia Lahera lives with her daughter and two granddaughters in a tiny 15-square-meter (160-square-foot) apartment with peeling plaster walls that has barely enough room for a shelf with pots and a rickety sofa bed. Andrea RodrÍguez, ajc, 22 June 2022 This sofa bed from Crate and Barrel has a trundle that pops up to create a full bed for your guests to sleep on with high-density cushions for a comfortable sleep. Emma Seymour, Good Housekeeping, 13 May 2022 The little house sleeps up to four, with one bed and a sofa bed. Megan Michelson, Outside Online, 5 Apr. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of sofa bed

1805, in the meaning defined above

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11 Aug 2022

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“Sofa bed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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