A long upholstered seat with a back and arms, for two or more people.
More example sentences
- There were two sofas, and three armchairs scattered around a glass coffee table.
- The children sat back on their armchairs and sofas and settled back to their thinking.
- This room is of a generous size and there is plenty of space for sofas, chairs and a dining table.
early 17th century: from French, based on Arabic ṣuffa.