What does duvet mean?

Definitions for duvet
duˈveɪ, dyu-du·vet

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. eiderdown, duvet, continental quilt(noun)

    a soft quilt usually filled with the down of the eider

Wiktionary

  1. duvet(Noun)

    A thick, padded quilt used instead of blankets.

  2. duvet(Noun)

    A cover for a quilt or comforter.

Freebase

  1. Duvet

    A duvet, also known as a doona in Australian English or a continental quilt in British English, but this usage is no longer common, is a type of bedding, a soft flat bag filled with down, feathers, wool, silk or a synthetic alternative, and protected with a removable cover, analogous to a pillow and pillow case. Duvets originated in rural Europe and were made from the down feathers of the eider duck, known for its usefulness as a thermal insulator.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Duvet

    dü-vā′, n. a quilt stuffed with eider-down or swan's-down. [Fr.]

How to pronounce duvet?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say duvet in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of duvet in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of duvet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of duvet in a Sentence

  1. Nick Littlehales:

    They were looking at recovery as a big issue and decided that my approach made a lot of sense to not only them but also the individual riders, we created a sleep kit, which is a replication of the ideal layers -- pillow, duvet, linen -- all put together to allow a small group of staff to go into the hotel and unzip Bradley's bag, he sleeps in it, they zip it back up and take it to the next hotel.

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