coverlet

[ kuhv-er-lit ]SEE DEFINITION OF coverlet

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR COVERLET

The coverlet dropped from her breast; her hand was suspended with stiff fingers.

Instead of reaching out for it, the sick man's hand lay on the coverlet.

Trenchard climbed into bed, and settled himself under the coverlet.

Give me a coverlet and I will sleep on the sofa here, and do you go to bed.

His arm, releasing my neck, fell stretched out on the coverlet.

So saying she lay down on the bed, but on the outside of the coverlet.

He let the paper fall on the coverlet and went on reposing as before.

Falkner, without speaking, slid his hand along the coverlet.

Then she drew the coverlet over her head and turned to the wall.

Generations of cats had haunted it and slept on the coverlet.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR COVERLET

quilt

nounthick bedcovering made of patches
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