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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A removable covering for a cushion usually of white linen or cotton cloth.

Usage examples (10)
  • I wanted the pillowslip to wave at a passing motorist, for my garments, as usual, were dark.
  • One showed her the border of a pillowslip, the stamens of its pale blue flowers French-knotted in Baby Suggs 'kitchen by the light of an oil lamp while arguing the...
  • "Royal's my race!" cried Stewart, dropping a pillowslip full of goods he carried with him -- "Royal's my race -- and here's one with great respect for keeping up the...
  • Duvet covers are typically a pillowslip type cover that fits over a duvet. for more
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