Meaning of “couch” in the English Dictionary

"couch" in American English

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couchnoun [ C ]

us /kɑʊtʃ/

couch noun [ C ] (SEAT)

a piece of furniture with a back and usually arms, that two or more people can sit on at once; a sofa

couchverb [ T ]

us /kɑʊtʃ/

couch verb [ T ] (EXPRESS)

to express something in a particular way, esp. in order not to upset or anger the person addressed:

They want to couch their response in diplomatic, not threatening, terms.

(Definition of “couch” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)