du·​vet | \ d(y)ü-ˈvā How to pronounce duvet (audio) , ˈd(y)ü-ˌvā How to pronounce duvet (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Add warm blankets, quilts and a thick comforter wrapped in a duvet ($34.39 twin, save 20%). oregonlive, "Start your holiday shopping early with Amazon Prime Day deals that end tonight: Tech, toys, jewelry," 15 Oct. 2020 This lighter weighted blanket from YnM is perfect for kids and even comes with two interchangeable, washable duvet covers. Banu Ibrahim, CNN Underscored, "11 popular weighted blankets that shoppers swear by," 1 Oct. 2020 All sheet sets are available in a crisp white or soft ivory color, and prices start as little as $60 for a single Luxe Framed sham to $430 for the Luxe Framed duvet set that’s fit for a king-size bed. Alex Warner, PEOPLE.com, "This Celeb-Loved Bedding Brand Just Launched Luxuriously Soft Organic Sheets — and PEOPLE Readers Can Shop Them Early," 23 Sep. 2020 Brooklinen, which sells cooling sheets, pillows and duvet covers separately or in sets, is offering 15% off with the code LABORDAY-15. oregonlive, "Take advantage of Labor Day sales: Get big discounts on appliances, mattresses, patio furniture and yes, clothing," 4 Sep. 2020 Brooklinen Linen Hardcore Sheet Bundle (starting at $435; brooklinen.com) Instantly turn your bed into a cool sleep oasis with this one-stop-shopping bundle that includes a full sheet set, duvet cover and extra pillowcases, all in lightweight linen. Tanya Edwards, CNN Underscored, "Hot sleeper? Here are 17 products that will keep you cool," 30 July 2020 Choose between a comforter or a duvet set that comes in three shades: navy, linen, and black. Jennifer Aldrich, Better Homes & Gardens, "Bed Bath & Beyond Has the Coziest Fall Home Decor Right Now," 28 Aug. 2020 Take 10% off your first order and up to 25% off bundles of sheets, duvet and extra pillow cases. oregonlive, "Sales that benefit: These fashion, face mask and outdoor retailers give back to the causes you like," 18 Aug. 2020 How about an actual hotel duvet cover to give your bedroom that luxury look? Tanya Edwards, CNN Underscored, "These bedroom upgrades will make you feel like you’re in a luxury hotel," 6 July 2020

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First Known Use of duvet

1758, in the meaning defined above

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“Duvet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/duvet. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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