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Couch vs. Sofa

While "couch" can mean any upholstered seat (or the lair of a wild beast!), "sofa" is, specifically, a couch with a back and 2 arms.

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Why just couch and sofa when you had 5 for garbage?

Divan
Chesterfield
Davenport
Settee

My grandmother used to say things like, "did you leave your billfold on the drainboard or is it stuck between the cushions of the davenport?"

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