from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a bed filled with flocks or locks of coarse wool, or pieces of cloth cut up fine.


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  • After that I set them as far as Charing Cross, and there left them and my wife, and I went to see Mrs. Ann, who began very high about a flock bed I sent her, but I took her down.

    The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Feb 1659/'60


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