Definition of 'quilt'
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Example sentences containing 'quilt'
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The bed had a patchwork quilt on it. CHARMED LIFE (1977)Those endless afternoons in beige hotel rooms with quilted stripy bed covers. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The oven gloves and circular pot grab are made from printed cotton and quilted grey wool felt. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But the performance is as safe and comforting as a patchwork quilt. Times, Sunday Times (2006)There was a dirty quilt for covering. Taking Child Abuse Seriously: Contemporary issues in child protection theory and practice (1990)In luxurious cotton velvet, with a quilted satin lining and leather sole and heel. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You need a good-quality thick wool or quilted coat. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Crisp geometric patterns on a patchwork quilt will prove eye-catching in any setting. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)We hid, covered by our quilt for three hours. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The fabric can either match or tone with the duvet or quilt cover, or top sheet. Collins Complete Books of Soft Furnishings (1993)There is also a big emphasis on textiles: beds are layered with luxury throws including a patchwork quilt. Times, Sunday Times (2012)IN a decidedly flaky year for new music, please welcome this breathtaking patchwork quilt of songs. The Sun (2010)If your muscles are very sore, put a quilt, duvet or sleeping bag under the lower sheet. M. E. Post-Viral Fatigue Syndrome - How To Live With It (1989)This quilted leather bowling bag is stylish and practical, and comes with a clear conscience as well as change from 80 quid. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I have a Star Wars bed quilt! Times, Sunday Times (2007)Most of what she says about my house doesn't ring any bells either, but then she mentions a handmade quilt on my bed. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'quilt'
British English: quilt /kwɪlt/ NOUN
A quilt is a bed-cover filled with warm soft material, which is often decorated with lines of stitching.
An old quilt was on the bed.
- American English: quilt
- Arabic: لـِحَاف
- Brazilian Portuguese: acolchoado
- Chinese: 棉被
- Croatian: poplun
- Czech: deka prošívaná
- Danish: vattæppe
- Dutch: sprei verantwoordelijkheid
- European Spanish: edredón
- Finnish: sängynpeitto
- French: édredon
- German: Steppdecke
- Greek: πάπλωμα
- Italian: trapunta
- Japanese: キルト ベッドの上掛け
- Korean: 누비이불
- Norwegian: vattert sengeteppe
- Polish: kołdra
- European Portuguese: edredão
- Romanian: plapumă
- Russian: стеганое одеяло
- Spanish: edredón
- Swedish: täcke
- Thai: ผ้าบุคลุมเตียง
- Turkish: yorgan
- Ukrainian: стьобана ковдра
- Vietnamese: chăn chần bông
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