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couchee


couchee


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Couchee  \Cou"chee\  (k??"sh?;  F.  k??"sh?"),  n.  [F.  couch?e  a 
  sleeping  place  from  coucher.  See  {Couch},  v.  t.  ] 
  A  reception  held  at  the  time  of  going  to  bed,  as  by  a 
  sovereign  or  great  prince.  [Obs.]  --Dryden. 
 
  The  duke's  levees  and  couchees  were  so  crowded  that  the 
  antechambers  were  full.  --Bp.  Burnet.