Definition of Bedtick

1. n. A tick or bag made of cloth, used for inclosing the materials of a bed.



Definition of Bedtick

1. Noun. A tick or bag made of cloth, used for enclosing the materials of a bed. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Bedtick

1. the cloth case of a mattress [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bedtick

bedstaff
bedstaffs
bedstand
bedstands
bedstaves
bedstead
bedsteads
bedstock
bedstocks
bedstone
bedstones
bedstraw
bedstraws
bedswerver
bedswervers
bedtick (current term)
bedticks
bedtime
bedtime stories
bedtime story
bedtimes
bedtop
bedtops
bedu
beduck
beducked
beducking
beducks
beduins
bedumb

Literary usage of Bedtick

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1. Through Three Centuries: Colver and Rosenberger Lives and Times, 1620-1922 by Jesse Leonard Rosenberger (1922)
"On slats or rope was laid the bedtick filled with straw or with soft inner corn husks. In the winter, a feather bed, or tick filled with feathers, ..."

2. Works of the Camden Society by Royal Historical Society (Great Britain), Camden Society (Great Britain) (1853)
"... and twine to mend their shoes, and cours bedtick to make them ... ten dozen of twine, and an hundred yards of cours bedtick with fifty dozen of ..."

3. History of Hadley: Including the Early History of Hatfield, South Hadley by Sylvester Judd, Lucius Manlius Boltwood, George Sheldon (1905)
"Linsey-Woolsey, 8d., plain Woolen Cloth, 6 2-5d. and fine, 8d. Checked Linen and Checked Woolen, 8d., fine Check, lod. Checked Cotton, ,nl. bedtick, 9d. and ..."

4. Bulletin by Seventh-Day Adventists General Conference. Dept. of Education (1912)
"Suggestive Models (To fit furniture made by boys ; Blanket, sheet, bedtick, cotton top for bed, pillow, pillowcase, day pillowslip, bed-spread, guest towel, ..."

5. The Works of Benjamin Franklin: Including the Private as Well as the by Benjamin Franklin, John Bigelow (1904)
"... which he desires may be laid out in the following articles: one piece dark calico; one piece bedtick; best silk handkerchiefs and linen do; Hollands, ..."

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