steamer rug


Definition of steamer rug

: a warm covering for the lap and feet especially of a person sitting on a ship's deck

First Known Use of steamer rug

1890, in the meaning defined above

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“Steamer rug.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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