bedclothes

[ bed-klohz, -klohth z ]
/ ˈbɛdˌkloʊz, -ˌkloʊðz /

plural noun

coverings for a bed, as sheets and blankets; bedding.

Nearby words

  1. bedaux system,
  2. bedazzle,
  3. bedazzled,
  4. bedbug,
  5. bedchamber,
  6. bedclothing,
  7. bedcover,
  8. beddable,
  9. bedded,
  10. bedder

Origin of bedclothes

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at bed, clothes

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British Dictionary definitions for bedclothes

bedclothes

/ (ˈbɛdˌkləʊðz) /

pl n

sheets, blankets, and other coverings of a bed
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