from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A decorative covering for a pillow on a bed.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an ornamental covering laid over a pillow when not in use.
  • n. a covering to be laid on a pillow.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An embroidered or otherwise ornamented cover to be laid over a pillow when not in use.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. bed linen consisting of a decorative cover for a pillow


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