three-piece suite

three-piece suite
noun (C) especially BrE two chairs and a sofa covered in the same material

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

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  • three-piece suite — UK US noun [countable] [singular three piece suite plural three piece suites] a set of two chairs and a sofa that match each other Thesaurus: chairs and parts of chairs …   Useful english dictionary

  • Three Piece Suite — is a folk music album from The Lakeman Brothers, produced in 1994 …   Wikipedia

  • three-piece suite — n BrE two chairs and a ↑sofa covered in the same material …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • three-piece suite — noun count MAINLY BRITISH a set of two chairs and a SOFA that match each other …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • three-piece suite — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms three piece suite : singular three piece suite plural three piece suites a set of two chairs and a sofa that match each other …   English dictionary

  • three-piece — 1) ADJ: ADJ n A three piece suit is a set of three pieces of matching clothing, usually a man s jacket, waistcoat, and trousers. 2) ADJ: ADJ n A three piece suite is a sofa and two matching armchairs. [mainly BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • three-piece — adj. Three piece is used with these nouns: ↑suit, ↑suite …   Collocations dictionary

  • suite — [swi:t] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(rooms)¦ 2¦(furniture)¦ 3¦(computers)¦ 4¦(music)¦ 5¦(politics)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ [Date: 1600 1700; : French; Origin: Old French siute; SUIT1] 1.) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • suite — noun 1 of furniture ADJECTIVE ▪ bathroom (BrE), bedroom (esp. BrE) ▪ three piece (BrE) ▪ We bought a three piece suite for the living room. PHRASES ▪ …   Collocations dictionary

  • piece — piece1 W1S1 [pi:s] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(amount)¦ 2¦(part)¦ 3¦(single item)¦ 4¦(small amount)¦ 5¦(land)¦ 6 fall to pieces 7 go to pieces 8 smash/rip/tear something to pieces 9 pull/rip/tear somebody/something to pieces …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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