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Definitions of pillow

  1. To rest or lay upon, or as upon, a pillow; to support; as, to pillow the head. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. To lay on for support. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  3. To rest as on a pillow. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  4. To lay on or support with a pillow. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. To rest or lay on for support. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  6. a cushion to support the head of a sleeping person Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. rest on or as if on a pillow; "pillow your head" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  8. Anything used to support the head of a person when reposing; especially, a sack or case filled with feathers, down, hair, or other soft material. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. A block under the inner end of a bowsprit. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A kind of plain, coarse fustian. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. A case filled with feathers, etc., to support the head of a person lying down; any rest for the head. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  12. A cushion filled with feathers for resting. the head on: any cushion. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  13. A cushion for the head. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  14. A soft cushion for the head; a support. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  15. A cushion filled with feathers, or other soft material, to support the head of a person reposing; the block on which the inner end of a bowsprit is supported. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  16. A cushion or bag for the head to rest on in bed, usually filled with feathers; something that bears or supports. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  17. Applied to a kind of lace, because made on a pillow or cushion. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for pillow

  1. She sat on the bed, put her head on the pillow and tried to sleep also. – A Peep Behind the Scenes by Mrs. O. F. Walton
  2. " 'E's got on and you haven't, and there's an end of it;" and she brought down the iron fiercely upon a pillow case. – Adventures of Bindle by Herbert George Jenkins
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