Synonyms for Divans:


couches (noun)
day beds, davenports, couches, Ottomans, settees, lounges, chesterfields, love seats.

Usage examples for divans

  1. He resolves to do so, and pays his respects meanwhile to his cousin, whom he finds in a spacious, rather low- ceilinged apartment, half smoking- room, half drawing- room, furnished with divans covered with Oriental stuff's, pretty buhl chairs and tables, and Japanese cabinets crowded to excess with all sorts of rare porcelain. – 'O Thou, My Austria!' by Ossip Schubin
  2. Three little sons of the house and Mr. Bewicke's soldier- servant having followed us in and seated themselves, preparations for tea- already waiting, arranged in front of the divans on four brass trays, standing on four low tables a few inches high- began. – In the Tail of the Peacock by Isabel Savory
  3. There were comfortable divans and little tables, on which were displayed boxes of cigars and cigarettes, and egg- shell coffee- cups in filigree gold standards. – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson