Origin of eiderdown
Examples from the Web for eiderdown
Resolutely I pitched out the eiderdown into the dark and dirty air shaft.
The red splash of the eiderdown, just visible in the light from the adjoining window, seemed to be a horrible distance below me.
I dropped square on top of the eiderdown with one knee on a pillow and, though shaken and jarred, I found I had broken no bones.
She jerked up in bed, clutching the eiderdown; her heart beat.Bliss, and Other Stories|Katherine Mansfield
Finally, sinking to sleep in a bed of eiderdown, Popanilla was confirmed in his prejudices against a state of nature.The Voyage of Captain Popanilla|Benjamin Disraeli