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Meaning of COVERLET

Pronunciation:  'kuvurlit

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a decorative bedspread (usually quilted)
 

COVERLET is a 8 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: bed cover, bed covering, bedcover, bedspread, counterpane, spread

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cov"er*let\ (k?v"?r-l?t), n. [F. couvre-lit; couvrir
to cover + lit bed, fr. L. lectus bed. See {Cover}.]
The uppermost cover of a bed or of any piece of furniture.

      Lay her in lilies and in violets . . . And odored
      sheets and arras coverlets.              --Spenser.

 

 

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