2A footstool or low seat.
More example sentences
- By the way, a tuffet is a low stool, which she could sit on while milking the cow whose milk made the whey.
- They had to make do with kitchen tuffets, orange boxes, a piano stool and a rocking chair borrowed from next door.
- Little Miss Muffet sat on her tuffet, eating her curds and whey.
mid 16th century: alteration of tuft.
Definition of tuffet in:
- The British & World English dictionary