Definition of flat sheet in English:

flat sheet

Syllabification: flat sheet


  • An ordinary sheet for a bed as distinct from a fitted one.
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    • Two fitted cot sheets, two flat sheets plus two cellular blankets are best (duvets are not recommended for babies under one year old), and a basic set should cost about £40.
    • On the eye-level shelf, fitted double sheets lie in one pile, single flat sheets in another, pillowcases in a third.
    • Sandwich the folded fitted sheet and pillowcases inside the folded flat sheet.

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