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quilt

 (kwĭlt)
n.
1. A coverlet or blanket made of two layers of fabric with a layer of cotton, wool, feathers, or down in between, all stitched firmly together, usually in a decorative design.
2. A thick protective cover similar to or suggestive of a quilt.
v. quilt·ed, quilt·ing, quilts
v.tr.
1. To make into a quilt by stitching (layers of fabric) together.
2. To construct like a quilt: quilt a skirt.
3. To pad and stitch ornamentally.
v.intr.
1. To make a quilt.
2. To do quilted work.

[Middle English quilte, from Anglo-Norman, from Latin culcita, mattress.]

quilt′er n.
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quilted

(ˈkwɪltɪd)
adj
stitched with a thick padding or lining (between two pieces of fabric, etc)
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.quilted - made of layers of fabric held together by patterned stitching
thick - not thin; of a specific thickness or of relatively great extent from one surface to the opposite usually in the smallest of the three solid dimensions; "an inch thick"; "a thick board"; "a thick sandwich"; "spread a thick layer of butter"; "thick coating of dust"; "thick warm blankets"
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Translations
مَحْشو بِالصّوف أو القُطن
prošívaný
vatteret
steppelt
vatteraîur
prešívaný
iki katlı kapitone

quilted

[ˈkwɪltɪd] ADJacolchado
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quilted

[ˈkwɪltɪd] adjmatelassé(e)
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quilted

[ˈkwɪltɪd] adjtrapuntato/a
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quilt

(kwilt) noun
a bedcover filled with down, feathers etc.
ˈquilted adjective
made of two layers of material (often decoratively) stitched together with padding between them. a quilted jacket.
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References in classic literature ?
It's white, and has a big bunch o' grapes in the centre, quilted by a thimble top.
"She'd better 'a' been takin' in sewin' and earnin' money, 'stead o' blindin' her eyes on such foolishness as quilted counterpanes," said Mrs.
The girl had lined it on all sides with the softest cloth she could get, well quilted underneath, furnished it with her baby's bed, provided me with linen and other necessaries, and made everything as convenient as she could.
She first made a quilt, with a football theme, for her son many years ago, and hadn't quilted since.
She hand quilted the entire top-a first for Suzanne.
This hand pieced and hand quilted bed cover will inspire and provide insight to the long history of quilting in the US.
Monogram Pillow: OESD Damask Alphabet 12452 & Quilted Dimensions 12380-41, 12380-34; oesd.com
When the right side is completed, remove quilt, reroll quilted side, turn it, and stitch left side.
hand quilted the first eight of Ernest's machine-pieced quilts.
Mama Johnson's memories of the quilts emphasize their deep family connections: "They had been pieced by Grandma Dee and then Big Dee and me had hung them on the quilt frames on the front porch and quilted them.
Quilting is the process of sewing of two or more layers of material together to make a thicker padded material, usually to create a quilt or quilted garments.