Definition of 'sofa'
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There are more things to consider as we sit on the sofa drinking tea. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It could help to get young people off their sofas and on to pitches. Times, Sunday Times (2013)There are sleek leather sofas beside a roaring fire. Times, Sunday Times (2014)How do you use a knife and fork sitting on a sofa? Bad Food Britain (2006)What if you lost it down the back of the sofa? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Leave a card under the sofa with a long piece of yarn tied to it. Christianity Today (2000)He takes a seat on the sofa and asks what this interview is about. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Pour yourself a cold one and get comfortable on the sofa. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Have white loose covers made for the sofas and chairs. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Get cosy on this cute inflatable sofa with inbuilt drinks holders. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The new building boasts marble flooring and leather sofas. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We just pull the sofa back and dance. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It was furnished with the usual mixture of comfortable old sofas and antiques. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And a varied collection of sofas and chairs is infinitely more interesting than matching sets. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Guests relax on old leather sofas in the snug. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Perhaps you could all look down the backs of your sofas. Times, Sunday Times (2012)For the next few months we would be sitting on the sofa and people on the street would be looking in. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Want a theatre seat or sofa? Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is no trace of a white modular sofa or swinging Egg chair. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The white sofa, rug and curtains remind her of his old house. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Inside, people sit on colourful sofas playing cards as they listen to the sound of bossa nova. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The Australian effect shows that getting people off their sofas involves far more than parading admirable role models. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I sit on the sofa, he sits in an armchair. The Sun (2016)
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Translations for 'sofa'
British English: sofa /ˈsəʊfə/ NOUN
A sofa is a long, comfortable seat with a back and arms, which two or three people can sit on.
- American English: sofa
- Arabic: كَنَبَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: sofá
- Chinese: 沙发
- Croatian: kauč
- Czech: pohovka
- Danish: sofa
- Dutch: sofa
- European Spanish: sofá
- Finnish: sohva
- French: sofa
- German: Sofa
- Greek: καναπές
- Italian: divano
- Japanese: ソファー
- Korean: 소파
- Norwegian: sofa
- Polish: kanapa
- European Portuguese: sofá
- Romanian: canapea
- Russian: диван
- Spanish: sofá
- Swedish: soffa
- Thai: เก้าอี้นวม
- Turkish: kanepe koltuk
- Ukrainian: диван
- Vietnamese: ghế sofa
Definition of sofa from the Collins English Dictionary
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