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 longue||A long chair; for reclining.|
|chesterfield||A man’s plain straight overcoat, typically with a velvet collar.|
|couch||A 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.
|divan||A long, low sofa without a back or arms.|
|knole sofa||An upholstered seat for more than one person.|
|lounge||An act or spell of lounging.|
A TV lounge.
|love seat||A deep feeling of sexual desire and attraction.|
|settee||A long wooden bench with a back.|
Usage Examples of "Sofa" as a noun
- Sofa cushions.
Associations of "Sofa" (30 Words)
|armchair||Lacking or not involving practical or direct experience of a particular subject or activity.|
An armchair traveller.
|bed||Place plants in a prepared bed of soil.|
The children were bedded at ten o clock.
|bedspread||A decorative cloth used to cover a bed when it is not in use.|
|bookcase||An open cabinet containing shelves on which to keep books.|
|cafeteria||Denoting 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.
|chair||The post of a chairperson.|
He was due to step down after a three year stint in the chair.
|closet||A small room, especially one used for storing things or for private study.|
He returned home and closeted himself in his room.
|compartment||A partitioned section, chamber, or separate room within a larger enclosed area.|
The buildings are to be compartmented by fire walls.
|couch||A narrow bed on which a patient lies during psychiatric or psychoanalytic treatment.|
To arms cried Mortimer and couch d his quiv ring lance.
|cupboard||A small room (or recess) or cabinet used for storage space.|
A broom cupboard.
|cushion||The layer of air supporting a hovercraft or similar vehicle.|
The bag cushions equipment from inevitable knocks.
|desk||A 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.
|desktop||The 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.
|drawer||A person who writes a cheque.|
The banker would have rights as holder to pursue the drawer.
|freezer||Electric refrigerator (trade name Deepfreeze) in which food is frozen and stored for long periods of time.|
The freezer compartment of the refrigerator.
She put the carton of milk back in the fridge.
|furnishing||The 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.
|furniture||The small accessories or fittings that are required for a particular task or function.|
There was only one piece of furniture in the room.
|kettle||The quantity a kettle will hold.|
Activists in the kettle were protesting at being held and resisting arrest.
|kitchen||A set of fitments and units that are sold together and fixed in place in a kitchen.|
A fully fitted kitchen at a bargain price.
|larder||A room or large cupboard for storing food.|
|lounge||Lie, sit, or stand in a relaxed or lazy way.|
The hotel has a pleasant lounge and bar.
|pillow||Serve as a pillow for.|
His head was pillowed on his arm.
|recline||Cause to recline.|
He tried to recline his seat.
|recliner||An armchair whose back can be lowered and foot can be raised to allow the sitter to recline in it.|
|refrigerator||An 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.|
|room||The people who are present in a room.|
I was rooming with my cousin.
|seat||Place in or on a seat.|
Lamport Hall was the seat of the Isham family for over 400 years.
|stool||Lure with a stool as of wild fowl.|
Concentrations of the substance in normal stool.
|wardrobe||Collection of clothing belonging to one person.|
A wardrobe assistant.