A bedspread, typically less than floor-length.
- All hospitals have got sheets and coverlets.
- The impact of color in your bedroom should reflect the overall design concept of your duvet covers, sheets, coverlets, and rugs.
- A couple of fancy shirts, several pair of dress trousers, and other garments were neatly spread out on the eiderdown coverlet.
bedspread, bedcover, cover, throw, duvet, quilt, eiderdown, comforter
Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French covrelet, from Old French covrir 'to cover' + lit 'bed'.
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