an upholstered couch, usually of spring construction, with fixed back and arms
Origin of sofaFrench from Arabic ?uffa, a platform covered with rugs and cushions
A long upholstered seat typically with a back and arms.
Origin of sofaTurkish from Arabic &slowdot;uffa carpet, divan from Aramaic &slowdot;ippā absolute form of &slowdot;ippətā mat &slowdot;pp
- An upholstered seat, typically having sides and back, long enough to accommodate two or more people.