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bedcover

[bed-kuhv-er]
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noun
  1. a bedspread.
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Origin of bedcover

First recorded in 1820–30; bed + cover
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words

blanket, cover, spread, coverlet, counterpane, bedcover

Examples from the Web for bedcover

Historical Examples

  • These cords were held in place by rows of minute stitching of white silk, making the bedcover almost solid needlework.

    Quilts

    Marie D. Webster

  • Rose petals and violets and some bright poppy leaves, crushed inside its lids, slid down upon the bedcover.

    Lazarre

    Mary Hartwell Catherwood

  • He lifted the opened bracelets off his prisoners wrists and pitched them, clinking, upon the bedcover.

    Local Color

    Irvin S. Cobb

  • The bedcover is of the same silk, and the inner curtains at the window are lined with it.