Definition of Slipcover

1. Noun. A removable fitted cloth covering for upholstered furniture.

Generic synonyms: Cloth Covering



Definition of Slipcover

1. Noun. A fitted protective or decorative cover that may be slipped off and on a piece of upholstered furniture, usually made of cloth. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Slipcover

1. [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Slipcover

slip sheet
slip someone's mind
slip stitch
slip through the cracks
slip under the radar
slip up
slipage
slipboard
slipboards
slipcase
slipcased
slipcases
slipcasting
slipcastings
slipcoat
slipcover (current term)
slipcovered
slipcovering
slipcovers
slipdress
slipdresses
slipe
sliped
slipes
slipform
slipformed
slipforming
slipforms
sliping
slipknot

Literary usage of Slipcover

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1. The Literary World by Samuel R. Crocker, Edward Abbott, Nicholas Paine Gilman, Madeline Vaughan Abbott Bushnell, Bliss Carman, Herbert Copeland (1903)
"The cover of blue paper boards, with paper labels, and the slipcover of the same paper, are enticing and in perfect taste, and the interior get up is ..."

2. In a Family Way by Rochelle Hollander Schwab (1995)
"With everything a reminder—not just the plants, or Janice's clothes in the closet, but the very arrangement of the furniture, the flowered slipcover Janice ..."

3. Automobile Repairshop Short-cuts: Over 1500 Time and Labor-saving Kinks by Motor World (1918)
"844) SLIP-COVER FASTENER The retaining straps of the top slipcover may be securely anchored in place by tying a ball of waste on the end of each strap and ..."

4. Loan Collection of Decorative Bindings, Rare Books, Manuscripts, and Other by Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (1893)
"The cretonne slipcover is after a design made at William Morris's London establishment. 211. WILLIAM MORRIS. Various Works. 6 vols. [A. Edward Newton. ..."

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