an upholstered settee for two persons.
British Dialect. a causeway. Archaic. an ancient Roman highway. Contemporary Examples Historical Examples noun an archaic or dialect word for causeway (Scot) a cobbled street (Scot) a cobblestone
a person or thing that acts, happens, or exists in such a way that some specific thing happens as a result; the producer of an effect: You have been the cause of much anxiety. What was the cause of the accident? the reason or motive for some human action: The good news was a cause […]
a person who supports or defends a cause, especially a social cause.
capable of burning, corroding, or destroying living tissue. severely critical or sarcastic: a caustic remark. a caustic substance. Optics. caustic curve. caustic surface. Contemporary Examples Historical Examples adjective capable of burning or corroding by chemical action: caustic soda sarcastic; cutting: a caustic reply of, relating to, or denoting light that is reflected or refracted by […]