noun a pillow that is often put across a bed underneath the regular pillows
OE. pilwebere; cf. LG. büre a pillowcase, a pillowcase; pillow slip. Obs. Chaucer.
noun a cast-iron or steel block for supporting a journal or bearing
(Mach.), a block, or standard, for supporting a journal, as of a shaft. It is usually bolted to the frame or foundation of a machine, and is often furnished with journal boxes, and a movable cover, or cap, for tightening the bearings by means of bolts; called also pillar block, or plumber block.
noun a child's game of fighting with pillows
noun a handmade lace worked on a pillow with threads wound on bobbins; the pattern is marked out on the pillow by pins
handmade lace wrought with bobbins upon a lace pillow.
noun lava that hardened in rounded shapes suggestive of pillows; believed to result from underwater eruptions
Pillow of a plow
a crosspiece of wood which serves to raise or lower the beam.
noun bed linen consisting of a decorative cover for a pillow
an ornamental covering laid over a pillow when not in use.
a covering to be laid on a pillow.
noun bed linen consisting of a cover for a pillow
case; pillowcase; slip.
the burglar carried his loot in a pillowcase
noun intimate conversation between lovers (typically occurring in bed)
noun a small cushion that is used for decorative purposes