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Bedclothes

afghan

noun

a colourful bed cover made of wool

bedclothes

noun

sheets and covers, especially when they are being used on a bed

bedding

noun

the sheets and covers that are used on a bed

bedlinen

noun

sheets and pillowcases (=covers for pillows)

bedspread

noun

a top cover for a bed, used mainly for decoration

blanket

noun

a thick cover made of wool or another material that you use to keep warm in bed

bolster

noun

a very long firm pillow (=something you rest your head on in bed)

canopy

noun

a cloth cover above something such as a bed or chair

clothes

noun

bedclothes

comforter

noun

a duvet

counterpane

noun

a bedspread

the covers

noun

sheets and blankets that you lie under in bed

coverlet

noun

a cover that you put over the other covers on a bed

crazy quilt

noun

a patchwork quilt

doona

noun

a large cloth bag filled with feathers or artificial fibres, used on top of a bed for keeping you warm. The British word is duvet.

duvet

noun

a warm cover for your bed, consisting of a large cloth bag filled with feathers or a soft material. The usual American word is comforter.

eiderdown

noun

a warm cover filled with feathers and put on top of the sheets and blankets on a bed. A warm cover used without sheets or blankets is called a duvet.

electric blanket

noun

a blanket heated by electricity, used on a bed

mosquito net

noun

a thin cloth that you hang around a bed in order to keep mosquitoes out

patchwork quilt

noun

a thick cover for a bed with a patchwork design on it

pillow

noun

a soft object on which you rest your head in bed

pillowcase

noun

a cloth cover for a pillow

pillow slip

noun

a pillowcase

quilt

noun

a duvet

quilt

noun

a fairly thick cover for a bed, consisting of several layers of cloth sewn together, often with attractive patterns of cloth on the top layer

sheet

noun

a large piece of thin cloth that you put on your bed and use for lying on or covering your body when you sleep

throw

noun

a large piece of cloth that you put over a chair, bed etc to make it look nice

tog

noun

a unit for measuring the warmth of a duvet for a bed

valance

noun

a sheet with a section that hangs down to cover the base of a bed

pre-cation

a paid holiday given to a new employee before they start their job

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