slipcover

noun slip·cov·er \ ˈslip-ˌkə-vər \
|Updated on: 23 Jul 2018

Definition of slipcover

: a cover that may be slipped off and on; specifically : a removable covering for an article of furniture

Examples of slipcover in a Sentence

  1. We put a slipcover on the sofa.

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First Known Use of slipcover

1856

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SLIPCOVER Defined for English Language Learners

slipcover

Definition of slipcover for English Language Learners

  • : a loose, removable cloth cover for a piece of furniture


SLIPCOVER Defined for Kids

slipcover

noun slip·cov·er \ ˈslip-ˌkə-vər \

Definition of slipcover for Students

: a cover (as for a sofa or chair)

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