Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Each set comes with a duvet cover and two pillow shams made from a durable microfiber fabric. Toni Sutton, Peoplemag, 26 Jan. 2023 This down alternative comforter has tabs on the four corners to help keep your duvet cover in place. Ellen Mcalpine, Good Housekeeping, 22 Dec. 2022 The set includes a duvet, a comforter, two pillowcases, a top sheet, and a fitted sheet. Andrea Wurzburger, Better Homes & Gardens, 6 Jan. 2023 Both breathable and substantial, this L.L.Bean cotton twill blanket is somehow perfect on its own in the summer and wonderful layered with a duvet or comforter in the colder months. Hannah Jones, Country Living, 25 July 2022 Spread your comforter, duvet, or bedspread over the bed and smooth it out. BostonGlobe.com, 7 Nov. 2021 Some also include a duvet cover for your comforter, which are meant to extend the life of the bedding by reducing washing. Andrea Wurzburger, Better Homes & Gardens, 6 Jan. 2023 The luxe sheet brand is simplifying the shopping process by offering this bundle, which includes a flat sheet, fitted sheet, four pillowcases, and a duvet cover. Meg Donohue, Town & Country, 28 Nov. 2022 Many comforters are meant to be used with a duvet cover. Theresa Holland, Peoplemag, 20 Oct. 2022 See More

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Word History



First Known Use

1758, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of duvet was in 1758

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“Duvet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/duvet. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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