SOFA: Synonyms and Related Words. What is Another Word for SOFA?

Need another word that means the same as “sofa”? Find 8 synonyms and 30 related words for “sofa” in this overview.

The synonyms of “Sofa” are: couch, lounge, settee, divan, chaise longue, love seat, chesterfield, knole sofa

Sofa as a Noun

Definitions of "Sofa" as a noun

According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “sofa” as a noun can have the following definitions:

  • An upholstered seat for more than one person.
  • A long upholstered seat with a back and arms, for two or more people.

Synonyms of "Sofa" as a noun (8 Words)

chaise longueA long chair; for reclining.
chesterfieldA man’s plain straight overcoat, typically with a velvet collar.
couchA reclining seat with a headrest at one end on which a psychoanalyst’s subject or doctor’s patient lies while undergoing treatment.
I sat in an armchair and they sat on the couch.
divanA long, low sofa without a back or arms.
knole sofaAn upholstered seat for more than one person.
loungeAn act or spell of lounging.
A TV lounge.
love seatA deep feeling of sexual desire and attraction.
setteeA long wooden bench with a back.

Usage Examples of "Sofa" as a noun

  • Sofa cushions.

Associations of "Sofa" (30 Words)

armchairLacking or not involving practical or direct experience of a particular subject or activity.
An armchair traveller.
bedPlace plants in a prepared bed of soil.
The children were bedded at ten o clock.
bedspreadA decorative cloth used to cover a bed when it is not in use.
bookcaseAn open cabinet containing shelves on which to keep books.
cafeteriaDenoting a system in which people may choose from a number of available options, especially one in which an employee may select a personal package of company benefits.
Employers who offer cafeteria plans and other flexible programs.
chairThe post of a chairperson.
He was due to step down after a three year stint in the chair.
closetA small room, especially one used for storing things or for private study.
He returned home and closeted himself in his room.
compartmentA partitioned section, chamber, or separate room within a larger enclosed area.
The buildings are to be compartmented by fire walls.
couchA narrow bed on which a patient lies during psychiatric or psychoanalytic treatment.
To arms cried Mortimer and couch d his quiv ring lance.
cupboardA small room (or recess) or cabinet used for storage space.
A broom cupboard.
cushionThe layer of air supporting a hovercraft or similar vehicle.
The bag cushions equipment from inevitable knocks.
deskA piece of furniture with a flat or sloping surface and typically with drawers, at which one can read, write, or do other work.
An extra desk of first and second violins.
desktopThe working area of a computer screen regarded as a representation of a notional desktop and containing icons representing items such as files.
A new low end desktop.
drawerA person who writes a cheque.
The banker would have rights as holder to pursue the drawer.
freezerElectric refrigerator (trade name Deepfreeze) in which food is frozen and stored for long periods of time.
The freezer compartment of the refrigerator.
fridgeA refrigerator.
She put the carton of milk back in the fridge.
furnishingThe instrumentalities (furniture and appliances and other movable accessories including curtains and rugs) that make a home (or other area) livable.
A large room filled with fine ornaments and luxurious furnishings.
furnitureThe small accessories or fittings that are required for a particular task or function.
There was only one piece of furniture in the room.
kettleThe quantity a kettle will hold.
Activists in the kettle were protesting at being held and resisting arrest.
kitchenA set of fitments and units that are sold together and fixed in place in a kitchen.
A fully fitted kitchen at a bargain price.
larderA room or large cupboard for storing food.
loungeLie, sit, or stand in a relaxed or lazy way.
The hotel has a pleasant lounge and bar.
pillowServe as a pillow for.
His head was pillowed on his arm.
reclineCause to recline.
He tried to recline his seat.
reclinerAn armchair whose back can be lowered and foot can be raised to allow the sitter to recline in it.
refrigeratorAn appliance or compartment which is artificially kept cool and used to store food and drink Modern refrigerators generally make use of the cooling effect produced when a volatile liquid is forced to evaporate in a sealed system in which it can be condensed back to liquid outside the refrigerator.
roomThe people who are present in a room.
I was rooming with my cousin.
seatPlace in or on a seat.
Lamport Hall was the seat of the Isham family for over 400 years.
stoolLure with a stool as of wild fowl.
Concentrations of the substance in normal stool.
wardrobeCollection of clothing belonging to one person.
A wardrobe assistant.

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