slipcover
noun Date: 1856 a cover that may be slipped off and on; specifically a removable covering for an article of furniture

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  • slipcover — [slip′kuv΄ər] n. a removable, fitted cloth cover for an armchair, sofa, etc. vt. slipcovered, slipcovering to cover (a chair, etc.) with a slipcover …   English World dictionary

  • Slipcover — A slipcover (also called loose cover ) is a fitted protective cover that may be slipped off and on a piece of upholstered furniture. Slipcovers are usually made of cloth. Slipcovers slip on and off, they come fresh, and may be removed for… …   Wikipedia

  • slipcover — /slip kuv euhr/, n. 1. a cover of cloth or other material for a piece of furniture, as an upholstered chair or sofa, made so as to be easily removable. 2. a book jacket. v.t. 3. to cover with a slipcover. [1885 90; SLIP1 + COVER] * * * …   Universalium

  • slipcover — slip•cov•er [[t]ˈslɪpˌkʌv ər[/t]] n. 1) clo fur a cover, as for an upholstered chair or sofa, made so as to be easily removable 2) pri a book jacket 3) fur to cover with a slipcover • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • slipcover — noun A fitted protective or decorative cover that may be slipped off and on a piece of upholstered furniture, usually made of cloth …   Wiktionary

  • slipcover — slip|co|ver [ˈslıpˌkʌvə US ər] n a loose cloth cover for furniture …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • slipcover — slip|cov|er [ slıp,kʌvər ] noun count AMERICAN a cover for a chair or SOFA that you can remove and wash …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • slipcover — n. removable fabric cover for upholstered furniture …   English contemporary dictionary

  • slipcover — noun a removable fitted cloth covering for upholstered furniture • Hypernyms: ↑cloth covering …   Useful english dictionary

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