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love seat

a chair or small upholstered sofa for two persons.
Also called courting chair.
Origin of love seat
1900-05 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • They kissed and she patted the place on the love-seat beside her.

    It's All Yours Sam Merwin
  • "The birds were up long ago," Leila perched herself on an old English love-seat.

    Contrary Mary Temple Bailey
British Dictionary definitions for love-seat

love seat

a small upholstered sofa for two people
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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