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bedspread

[bed-spred] /ˈbɛdˌsprɛd/
noun
1.
an outer covering, usually decorative, for a bed.
Origin of bedspread
1835-1845
1835-45, Americanism; bed + spread
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bedspread

/ˈbɛdˌsprɛd/
noun
1.
a top cover on a bed over other bedclothes
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Word Origin and History for bedspread
n.

also bed-spread, 1845, American English, from bed (n.) + spread (n.).

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