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settee

noun [C] uk   us   /setˈiː/
a long, soft seat with a back and usually with arms
Synonym
US a long, wooden seat that has a back
Translations of “settee”
in Arabic أريكة…
in Korean 긴 의자…
in Malaysian sofa…
in French canapé…
in Turkish kanepe…
in Italian divano, sofà…
in Chinese (Traditional) 長沙發, 長靠背椅…
in Russian диван…
in Polish sofa…
in Vietnamese ghế xô pha…
in Spanish sofá…
in Portuguese sofá…
in Thai โซฟา…
in German die Ruhebank…
in Catalan sofà…
in Japanese ソファ(二人がけ以上のもの)…
in Indonesian sofa…
in Chinese (Simplified) 长沙发, 长靠背椅…
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