[ kah-kuh-boo-ton ]
/ ˌkɑ kəˈbu tɒn /
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a thin quilt or coverlet traditionally used when sleeping on a futon.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”
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Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?
Origin of kakebuton
<Japanese, equivalent to kake(y) to hang (transitive) (<*kaka-i) + -buton, combining form of futonfuton
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