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bedroll Line breaks: bed|roll
Pronunciation: /ˈbɛdrəʊl/

Definition of bedroll in English:

noun

chiefly North American
A sleeping bag or other bedding rolled into a bundle.
Example sentences
  • Shrugging I put the bottle in my backpack and started to roll up my bedroll.
  • Phineas Brock stretched out atop his bedroll beside the campfire, folded his arms under his head and gazed up at the crowded night sky.
  • They chatter, well argue drunkenly anyhow, until around 4am before going to bed in their own separate bedrolls.

Words that rhyme with bedroll

bankroll • payroll

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