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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Decorative cover for a bed.

Usage examples (34)
  • A thin counterpane of blue check gave a rather pleasing finish.
  • On the counterpane was a mess of blood, and the sheet had been torn.
  • On the counterpane was the box of papers she had removed from her home after Jamie's death, just before the police had raided her.
  • MY counterpane is soft as silk, for more
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