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lace pillow

noun
1.
pillow (def 3).
Origin of lace pillow
1785-1795
First recorded in 1785-95
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  • It is sometimes done on a lace pillow with pins to outline the pattern.

    Clothing and Health Helen Kinne
  • Dainty said, timidly, as she laid her golden head down on the lace pillow.

    Dainty's Cruel Rivals Mrs. Alex McVeigh Miller
  • Rose had finished her share of the household work (until supper), and she took her lace pillow and sat down in the window.

    The King's Daughters Emily Sarah Holt
  • Grannie Pinn climbed in upon us through the little window, and afterwards, to gain breath, she sat down to her lace pillow.

    A Poor Man's House

    Stephen Sydney Reynolds
  • Behind the closed window, all day and every day, sits an old woman at her lace pillow.

    A Poor Man's House

    Stephen Sydney Reynolds

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