- a quilted coverlet.
Origin of bedquilt
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Examples from the Web for bedquilt
He seems to get up a speech as in Yankee land they get up a bedquilt.
Peter picked her up, wrapped in the bedquilt, and held her in his arms.The Purple Heights
Marie Conway Oemler
Then, in formation so close that one might have covered the whole pack with a bedquilt, they came on again.The Haunters of the Silences
Charles G. D. Roberts
Mother dropped me in, and I'm going to stay there till I make a bedquilt, only I'm coming out to eat, you know.Little Prudy
Hal had a bedquilt nearly pieced, which he had done on rainy days and by odd spells.The Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe
Amanda Minnie Douglas