throw pillow

noun

Definition of throw pillow 

: a small pillow used especially as a decorative accessory

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The living room’s nubby, oversize throw pillows from Mexchic were recently scooped up on a girls’ trip to Oaxaca, Mexico. Dawn Margolis Denberg, SFChronicle.com, "1895 home is all Victorian eye candy outside and modern efficiency inside," 29 June 2018 Pinterest users are currently coveting home items like llama bed sheets, llama throw pillows, and llama lamps. Olivia Harrison, refinery29.com, "Apparently, Llamas Are The New Unicorns," 10 May 2018 So, Joo paired a black marble with white marble, black stools and cabinets with white throw pillows and accents. Danielle Fox, ELLE Decor, "How Concrete Modernized A Former Celebrity-Owned Condo in New York," 18 June 2018 The hue has already made its way onto cute Etsy throw pillows and Pinterest accent walls, not to mention the bodies of countless celebrities and influencers. refinery29.com, "Can We Please Not Call It "Gen Z Yellow"?," 17 May 2018 Fabric on throw pillows and vintage chair, Pondicherry in Lake—Raoul Textiles; raoultextiles.com. House Beautiful, "September 2017 Product Guide," 7 Aug. 2017 Launch deals include new throw pillows and blankets from Amazon’s in-house furniture brands Rivet and Stone & Beam. Emily Heller, Curbed, "What to expect from Amazon Prime Day 2018," 3 July 2018 Calvin Klein partnered with the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts to create a line of throw pillows, blankets, and dinnerware featuring graphic portraits of actor and director Dennis Hopper and publisher Sandra Brant. Danielle Fox, ELLE Decor, "Calvin Klein’s New Andy Warhol Collaboration Will Make Your Home Pop," 30 May 2018 And for an easy living room refresh, Stone & Beam’s globally-inspired throw pillows mix and match perfectly for an eclectic look. Marie Salcido, Sunset, "You Can Start Shopping These Amazing Amazon Prime Day Deals Now," 22 Jan. 2018

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1956, in the meaning defined above

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throw pillow

noun

English Language Learners Definition of throw pillow

: a small pillow that is used especially for decoration

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