bedroll
noun Date: 1867 bedding rolled up for carrying

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bedroll — ☆ bedroll [bed′rōl΄ ] n. a portable roll of bedding, generally for sleeping outdoors …   English World dictionary

  • bedroll — UK [ˈbedˌrəʊl] / US [ˈbedˌroʊl] noun [countable] Word forms bedroll : singular bedroll plural bedrolls a rolled piece of material that you carry with you and use as a bed when you are sleeping outside …   English dictionary

  • bedroll — [[t]be̱droʊl[/t]] bedrolls also bed roll N COUNT A bedroll is a rolled up sleeping bag or other form of bedding, which you can carry with you …   English dictionary

  • bedroll — /bed rohl /, n. bedding rolled for portability and used esp. for sleeping out of doors. [1645 55; BED + ROLL] * * * …   Universalium

  • bedroll — noun A roll of bedding which can be carried when hiking or camping etc …   Wiktionary

  • bedroll — bed|roll [ˈbedrəul US roul] n AmE a number of ↑blankets rolled together and used for sleeping outdoors …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • bedroll — bed|roll [ bed,roul ] noun count a rolled piece of material that you carry with you and use as a bed when you are sleeping outside …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bedroll — n. sleeping bag; bedding used especially when sleeping out of doors …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bedroll — noun chiefly N. Amer. a sleeping bag or other bedding rolled into a bundle …   English new terms dictionary

  • bedroll — noun (C) AmE a number of blankets (blanket1 (1) rolled together and used for sleeping outdoors …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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