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noun. ['ˈkwɪlt'] bedding made of two layers of cloth filled with stuffing and stitched together.
- bed clothing
- patchwork quilt
- continental quilt
Rhymes with Quilt
Sentences with quilt
1. Noun, singular or mass
This will look like a capital I and is the base of the quilt frame.
Press the quilt back with your iron and then lay it on your floor, right side down.
Quotes about quilt
1. I wonder if the snow loves the trees and fields, that it kisses them so gently? And then it covers them up snug, you know, with a white quilt; and perhaps it says "Go to sleep, darlings, till the summer comes again.
- Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass
2. There are random moments - tossing a salad, coming up the driveway to the house, ironing the seams flat on a quilt square, standing at the kitchen window and looking out at the delphiniums, hearing a burst of laughter from one of my children's rooms - when I feel a wavelike rush of joy. This is my true religion: arbitrary moments of of nearly painful happiness for a life I feel privileged to lead.
- Elizabeth Berg, The Art of Mending
3. …God is a giant quiltmaker. With an infinite variety of designs. And the quilt is grown so big and confusing, the pattern is impossible to see, the squares and diamonds and triangles don’t fit well together anymore, it’s all become meaningless. So He has abandoned it.
- Rohinton Mistry, A Fine Balance
verb. ['ˈkwɪlt'] create by stitching together.
- cast on
verb. ['ˈkwɪlt'] stitch or sew together.
- run up
- sew together
- cast off