love seat

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n love seat small sofa that seats two people
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Quotations

  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
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    “Don't you stay at home of evenings? Don you love a cushioned seat in a corner, by the fireside, with your slippers on your feet?”

Usage

In literature:

He leaned back in the seat and sang two Spanish love songs.
"Free Air" by Sinclair Lewis
And then the woman whom I had loved so fervently and well, turned and re-seated herself.
"The Seven Secrets" by William Le Queux
For the sentiment of Love we look to the upper surface of the brain as the seat of the nobler sentiments.
"Buchanan's Journal of Man, December 1887" by Various
They only flitted to the next tree; and there again, seated side by side, resumed their love-converse.
"The Quadroon" by Mayne Reid
Can't I do that without loving either the window-seat or the book?
"One Snowy Night" by Emily Sarah Holt
But a good seat on horseback, pluck, and a love of the sport, are essential.
"A New Illustrated Edition of J. S. Rarey's Art of Taming Horses" by J. S. Rarey
One of the most deeply seated feelings in the human heart is love of approbation.
"Latin America and the United States" by Elihu Root
Liver, seat of love, 494; absence of blood in, 478.
"Folk-lore of Shakespeare" by Thomas Firminger Thiselton-Dyer
He found the young engineer seated on the leather lounge alongside the engines watching them lovingly.
"The Boy Scouts for Uncle Sam" by John Henry Goldfrap
Balling the fragments in her fist, and still seated on the floor, she shook her fist with the rags of love in it, at the empty air.
"Shadows of Flames" by Amelie Rives
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In poetry:

These shades were made for Love alone,—
Here only smiles and kisses sweet
Shall play around his flow'ry throne,
And doves shall sentinel the seat.
"A Song I" by Sir John Carr
Why did He die? 'Twas love divine
That caused Him all things to resign—
A heavenly choir, celestial home,
Exalted seat, seraphic song,
And all to save.
"The Crucifixion" by Mary Weston Fordham
And when thy spirit soars above,
Wrapt in the foldings of God's love,
Is it too much to ask of Heaven,
That some low seat may there be given,
Where I can bow near thee?
""He For God Only, She For God In Him."" by Caroline Howard Gilman
'Twas there, in happier times, this virtuous race,
Of milder merit, fix'd their calm retreat:
War's deadly crimson had forsook the place,
And freedom fondly loved the chosen seat.
"Elegy XV. In Memory of a Private Family in Worcestershire" by William Shenstone
May each child of Thine be willing
Willing both in hand and heart,
All the law of love fulfilling,
Ever comfort to impart;
Ever bringing offerings meet,
Suppliant to Thy mercy seat.
"Thou to Whom Sick and Dying" by Godfrey Thring
A bright helm of stars on her white brow was seated,
And gold were the plumes from its clusters that fell
To light the gaunt faces of slaves in old kingdoms,
And show them the way to the hand they loved well.
"Pro Patria: America, 1861" by Adah Isaacs Menken

In news:

This lovely family of four wanted a dining table that would be small enough for every day use, yet one that could extend to seat up to twenty guests.
One day, it seems you're looking around your recreation facility and you love what you see–a clean, shiny floor, great seating for spectators, and bright lights.
Dressed in his trademark silk pajamas, sipping from a bottle of Playboy-branded water and seated beneath a large bust of one of his greatest loves, Barbi Benton, Hugh Hefner has a lot to reminisce about.
Seats fills up fast at Las Vegas sports books once football season starts, and no matter how much you love your favorite team, standing for three hours to cheer them on gets uncomfortable.
Thomas told police he threw out the love seat .
Jackson Hole, Wyo.-Local roots music powerhouse, Screen Door Porch (SDP), plays classic Americana with deep-seated tendencies toward delta blues and a newfound love of all things funky.
Panel picks drunk-driving, cheating, love-child-fathering Fossella to win his old seat back.
Loving went in again, and still found mold spores , this time attributable to a moldy toilet seat.
We installed a built-in window seat in our home a few months ago and we're loving the comfort it brings, plus the bonus of additional storage below.
Scott Valley residents Mel and Nadja Fecther have two seats that countless San Francisco Giants fans would love to be sitting in this week.
A Jeep drag-races an Aston Martin in West L.A. A transvestite in pink throws a love seat over a fence in Echo Park.
"He loved the way the tractor seats and masks worked together," Ms Saltzman said.
Mathematics classes can easily be dominated by those who love mathematics, leaving others slumped in their seats begging to be left alone.
Calicocorners.com for stores (covering love seat, from $799.
Have 2 rocker recliners for sale love seat and matching couch,washer and dryer 3 piece tile coff.
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