Definition of 'settee'
Example sentences containing 'settee'
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Then she sat upon a settee and watched the people dance. The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (1900)One night we were sitting on the settee when he held my hand. The Sun (2008)I came home from school one day and my mother was sitting on the settee crying. Why Am I Afraid to Divorce? (1994)At odd moments during the day when opportunity occurs, flop down in a chair or on a bed or settee. 23 Steps to Successful Achievement (1972)WE caught four mice in traps but they were breeding in our settee and armchair and we had to get rid of the furniture. The Sun (2014)We were taken upstairs to a small sitting room, with an open fire, settee and two chairs. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Of course, a comfy settee is essential, but next on your lounging list should be a good throw. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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Translations for 'settee'
British English: settee /sɛˈtiː/ NOUN
A settee is a long comfortable seat with a back and arms, for two or three people.
- American English: couch
- Arabic: أَرِيكَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: sofá
- Chinese: 长沙发
- Croatian: divan pokućstvo
- Czech: pohovka
- Danish: sofa
- Dutch: sofa
- European Spanish: sofá
- Finnish: sohva
- French: canapé
- German: Sofa
- Greek: καναπές
- Italian: divano
- Japanese: ソファー
- Korean: 소파
- Norwegian: sofabenk
- Polish: kanapa
- European Portuguese: sofá
- Romanian: canapea
- Russian: диван
- Spanish: sofá
- Swedish: soffa
- Thai: ที่นั่งมีพนักพิงและที่วางแขน
- Turkish: divan
- Ukrainian: канапка
- Vietnamese: trường kỷ
Definition of settee from the Collins English Dictionary
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