slipcover

play
noun slip·cov·er \ˈslip-ˌkə-vər\

Definition of slipcover

  1. :  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.

1856

First Known Use of slipcover

1856


SLIPCOVER Defined for English Language Learners

slipcover

play
noun slip·cov·er \ˈslip-ˌkə-vər\

Definition of slipcover for English Language Learners

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


SLIPCOVER Defined for Kids

slipcover

play
noun slip·cov·er \ˈslip-ˌkə-vər\

Definition of slipcover for Students

  1. :  a cover (as for a sofa or chair)

Learn More about slipcover


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up slipcover? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a mode of satirical wit

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • manet-jeanne-spring
  • Which is a synonym of chaffer?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ