bedspread

noun bed·spread \ -ˌspred \

Definition of bedspread

: a usually ornamental cloth cover for a bed

Examples of bedspread in a Sentence

  1. a beautiful bedspread that is a reproduction of an 18th-century design

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First Known Use of bedspread

1820

bedspread Synonyms

Synonyms
bedcover (also bedcovering), counterpane, coverlet, hap [dialect], spread
Related Words
comforter, puff, quilt; bedclothes, bedding, clothes

BEDSPREAD Defined for English Language Learners

bedspread

noun

Definition of bedspread for English Language Learners

  • : a decorative cover for a bed


BEDSPREAD Defined for Kids

bedspread

noun bed·spread \ ˈbed-ˌspred \

Definition of bedspread for Students

: a decorative top covering for a bed


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