kakebuton

[kah-kuh-boo-ton]

noun

a thin quilt or coverlet traditionally used when sleeping on a futon.

Nearby words

  1. kak,
  2. kaka,
  3. kaka beak,
  4. kakapo,
  5. kakariki,
  6. kakemono,
  7. kaki,
  8. kakinada,
  9. kakistocracy,
  10. kakogawa

Origin of kakebuton

< Japanese, equivalent to kake(y) to hang (transitive) (< *kaka-i) + -buton, combining form of futon futon

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