Definition of Quilts
1. Noun. (plural of quilt) ¹
2. Verb. Third person singular simple present of ''to quilt.'' ¹
¹ Source: wiktionary.com
Definition of Quilts
1. quilt [v] - See also: quilt
Lexicographical Neighbors of Quilts
Literary usage of Quilts
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Concrete Abstractions: An Introduction to Computer Science Using Scheme by Max Hailperin, Barbara Kaiser, Karl Knight (1999)
"An Application: Custom-Sized quilts At the end of the previous chapter we made some quilts by pinwheeling basic blocks. The only problem is that the quilts ..."
2. The Standard Cyclopedia of Horticulture: A Discussion for the Amateur, and by Liberty Hyde Bailey (1917)
"It is prepared in sheets or quilts, from }^ to Yi inch thick, somewhat like cotton-batting. These sheets are ordinarily quilted between water-proof paper. ..."
3. The History of English Secular Embroidery by Margaret Jourdain (1912)
"quilts imported in the reign of Charles I.—quilts mentioned in Terry's voyage to the East Indies.—Hollie work. URKEY-WORK carpets and upholstery were made ..."
4. The Law of Railways: Embracing Corporations, Eminent Domain, Contracts by Isaac Fletcher Redfield (1873)
"So also are money for expenses, books for reading, clothing, spectacles, tools of trade, manuscripts; but not a spring-horse, blankets and quilts, frc. 6. ..."
5. The Law of Railways: Embracing the Law of Corporations, Eminent Domain by Isaac Fletcher Redfield (1888)
"... though in general passenger is entitled to a certain weight. ing, clothing, spectacles, tools of trade, manuscripts, spring-horse, blankets, quilts, &c. ..."
6. A Glossary; Or, Collection of Words, Phrases, Names, and Allusions to by Robert Nares, James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, Thomas Wright (1867)
"quilts «I'd high In the following lines it is certainly used either in the second or third sense ; most probably the latter: Massing. Maid of Honour, iii, ..."
7. The Young Lady's Book: A Manual of Amusements, Exercises, Studies, and Pursuits by Matilda Anne Planche Mackarness (1888)
"quilts. Evening dresses, white or coloured ... form very warm and really handsome quilts, which would delight the heart of some poor old woman, ..."
8. Practical Cold Storage: The Theory, Design and Construction of Buildings and by Madison Cooper (1914)
"These improvements have enhanced the value of these quilts for insulating ... A better method of applying these quilts and saving lumber and increasing the ..."