Translation of "sofa" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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sofanoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsəʊ.fə/ us /ˈsoʊ.fə/ UK also settee

A2 a long, soft seat with a back and usually arms, on which more than one person can sit at the same time



  • They settled down on the sofa to watch the film.
  • The children sat side by side on the sofa watching television.
  • I sat down on the sofa next to Barbara.
  • I just want to get home and stretch out on the sofa.
  • The children had smeared peanut butter all over the sofa.

(Translation of “sofa” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)