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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A long seat with a back and arms, like a couch.

Usage examples (36)
  • When Dad came home, he sat on the sofa and read the newspaper.
  • A sofa is a word adapted into English from Arabic, by way of Aramaic.
  • Your discovery of a glass eye in the fold of your sofa is a lucky omen.
  • In any commercial for beer or snack food, one of the guys on the sofa is always black. for more
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