bedclothesnoun [ plural ]uk /ˈbed.kləʊðz/ us /ˈbed.kloʊðz/
Examples from literature
- From being burning hot he had become deadly cold, glad to cover himself with the bedclothes.
- He smothered the cough as well as he could beneath the bedclothes for fear of disturbing David.
- I threw off the bedclothes and stepped on to the floor of the cabin, fumbling hastily for my slippers.
- The next instant he threw off the bedclothes and started to rise.
- Then he drew the bedclothes over her and fled.