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 As for bedding, there's nothing more sumptuous than Parachute's legendary line of sateen sheets, duvet covers, pillow cases, and more. Jennifer Chan, Travel + Leisure, 10 Sep. 2021 The code also gets you 25% off bedding and bathroom essentials, like the duvet-cover set below. Talia Abba, Glamour, 6 Sep. 2021 And use a cotton duvet instead of a delicate quilt. Caron Golden, San Diego Union-Tribune, 11 Sep. 2021 Open a window to keep the temperature down, try a lighter duvet or fewer blankets, and consider a fan or window AC that can double as soothing white noise. Simon Hill, Wired, 21 Aug. 2021 The brand has even more deals happening over the next two days, including discounts on towel sets, weighted blankets, and duvet covers. Jessica Leigh Mattern, PEOPLE.com, 21 June 2021 Turn your bedroom into the perfect oasis with this Gizel duvet cover from the brand. Nishka Dhawan, USA TODAY, 27 Mar. 2021 If those don't cut it, there is one solution left that doesn't involve stripping off the bed sheets and duvet altogether. Kaitlyn Yarborough, Southern Living, 25 June 2021 Your significant other explains to you that what started out as a single purchase to replace that old duvet turned into an entire Amazon haul. Danielle Harling, House Beautiful, 3 Apr. 2021

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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 23 Oct. 2021.

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