esp US paillasse
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How to use palliasse in a sentence
That night he slept on a palliasse of straw, with a pillow consisting of a thin bolster propped on his outer clothes.
He tossed wearily, drearily, on his unyielding palliasse, driven to a realization of his own utter impotence.
The Stable having been duly invited, its eight occupants come in, and each finds a place on a palliasse.
Soon everyone in the coach-house is settled on his palliasse, and has invited a Stable Cub to share it with him.
So Akela curled up on someone's palliasse, and silence fell.