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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DUVET

But she improved it: "You must have it after you're in bed, and you must have my duvet."

He put his face down in her duvet and smelled the cotton covers and her nighttime sweat, like a spice, like cinnamon.

The only covering consisted of a single blanket, and the duvet or down pillow, always found upon the foot of continental beds.

After a while he lowered himself on to the bed, and lay between Miss Showers and myself on the outside of the duvet.

WORD ORIGIN

1758, from French duvet "down," earlier dumet, diminutive of dum "down."

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nouna quilted bed covering
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