Definition of Couch. Meaning of Couch. Synonyms of Couch

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Definition of Couch

Couch
Couch Couch, n. [F. couche, OF. colche, culche, fr. colchier. See Couch, v. t. ] 1. A bed or place for repose or sleep; particularly, in the United States, a lounge. Gentle sleep . . . why liest thou with the vile In loathsome beds, and leavest the kingly couch? --Shak. Like one that wraps the drapery of his couch About him, and lies down to pleasant dreams. --Bryant. 2. Any place for repose, as the lair of a beast, etc. 3. A mass of steeped barley spread upon a floor to germinate, in malting; or the floor occupied by the barley; as, couch of malt. 4. (Painting & Gilding) A preliminary layer, as of color, size, etc.

Meaning of Couch from wikipedia

- A couch, also known as a sofa, settee, ****on, or chesterfield (see Etymology below), is a piece of furniture for seating two or three people. It is commonly...
- The casting couch is a euphemism for the practice of soliciting ****ual favors from a job applicant in exchange for employment in the entertainment industry...
- Ethan Anthony Couch (born April 11, 1997) is an American man who at age 16 killed four people while driving under the influence of alcohol and drugs on...
- In embroidery, couching and laid work are techniques in which yarn or other materials are laid across the surface of the ground fabric and fastened in...
- A fainting couch is a term said to have been used for a couch with a back that is traditionally raised at one end. The back may be situated completely...
- Timothy Scott Couch (born July 31, 1977) is a former American football quarterback who pla**** in the National Football League (NFL) for five seasons with...
- The Couch may refer to: The Couch (Seinfeld), an episode of NBC sitcom Seinfeld The Couch (film), a 1962 American psychological horror film The Couch (song)...
- Holmes on The Oprah Winfrey Show, famously jumping up and down on Winfrey's couch during the show. On October 6, 2005, Cruise and Holmes announced they were...
- On the Couch may refer to: On the Couch, book by Lorraine Bracco Mr. Monk on the Couch, by Lee Goldberg Superman on the Couch, Danny Fingeroth Bush on...
- A couch potato is a person who leads a sedentary lifestyle. Couch potato may also refer to: "Couch Potato" (song), a song by Weird Al Yankovic Couch Potato...
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