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Definition(s):

  • (n) an upholstered bench

Usage(s):

  1. Rocco DiSpirito scoots into a banquette next to me, I ask if he minds if I tape-record the interview.
  2. Nestled into a banquette one Sunday night at 44, a fashionable Manhattan restaurant, he is talking volubly when another diner approaches.
  3. As Rocco DiSpirito scoots into a banquette next to me, I ask if he minds if I tape-record the interview.

News

  1. Kylie Minogue on the Skimpiest Dress She's Ever Worn

    The first things you ever read about Kylie Minogue are: 1) She's tiny, and 2) Her skin is unbelievably pale and luminous. Both are true. Birdlike and bright-eyed, she is perched on a banquette at Saks’s S.F.A. Café on Monday afternoon while a line of over 300 people snakes around the ... More »
    on June 18, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  2. Ronan School’s Indian Education Committee recognizes nominees for educations awards

    RONAN — The Ronan School District’s Indian Education Committee (IEC) hosted its third annual recognition banquette to honor nominees for the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribal Education Awards.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Char-Koosta News

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Quotes

  • ("The banquette is very handy for trapping children in," says Marcus, shooting Jess a look.) The salads dispatched, it's on to the lamb, which Marcus carves at the table, ensuring everyone gets a fair share of the vegetables, and the...
    on Mar 26, 2010 By: Marcus Wareing Source: Times Online

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