Definition of 'bedclothes'
Example sentences containing 'bedclothes'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
He turned on his side angrily, bunching the bedclothes around him. THE SOUND OF MURDER (2001)The rest of them was submerged under the bedclothes, their limbs wedged against his. THE IMAGE OF LAURA (2001)I took the book away, drew the bedclothes up to her chin, removed her glasses. DOUBTFUL MOTIVES (2001)
She froze under the bedclothes, pulling them up over her head. WITHIN A WHISPER (2001)
Trends of 'bedclothes'
Used Occasionally. bedclothes is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'bedclothes'
British English: bedclothes /ˈbɛdˌkləʊðz/ NOUN
Bedclothes are the sheets and covers which you put on a bed.
Mum was cleaning inside, changing the bedclothes.
- American English: bedclothes
- Arabic: بَيَاضَات
- Brazilian Portuguese: roupa de cama
- Chinese: 铺盖
- Croatian: posteljina
- Czech: lůžkoviny
- Danish: sengetøj
- Dutch: beddengoed
- European Spanish: ropa de cama
- Finnish: vuodevaatteet
- French: literie
- German: Bettwäsche
- Greek: κλινοσκεπάσματα
- Italian: biancheria da letto
- Japanese: 寝具
- Korean: 침대 커버
- Norwegian: sengetøy
- Polish: kołdry
- European Portuguese: roupa de cama
- Romanian: așternut de pat
- Russian: постельное белье
- Spanish: ropa de cama
- Swedish: sängkläder
- Thai: ของใช้บนเตียงนอน เช่น ผ้าห่ม ฟูก
- Turkish: nevresim
- Ukrainian: постільна білизна
- Vietnamese: bộ đồ phủ giường
Definition of bedclothes from the Collins English Dictionary
Fed up with the great British weather? Here’s how to afford that dream summer escape
From planning early to knowing where to look, these top tips will help you fulfil your summer holiday desires
The etymology behind 4 eggs-ellent Springtime words
We’ve explored the diverse etymology of 4 eggs-ellent words associated with spring.
Up Lit, Alexa Laugh & Meet Me at McDonald’s Hair: March’s Words In The News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this March with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.