Definitions of quilt

  1. To stitch through and through at intervals or in lines or figures.
  2. To stitch or sew together at frequent intervals, in order to confine in place the several layers of cloth and wadding of which a garment, comforter, etc., may be made; as, to quilt a coat.
  3. To wad, as a garment, with warm soft material.
  4. To stitch or sew in lines or patterns.
  5. To stitch together, as two layers of cloth, etc., with a soft material between.
  6. To make into a quilt: to stitch together with something soft between: to sew like a quilt.
  7. To stitch together with a padding between.
  8. To stitch material together with soft material between.
  9. create by stitching together
  10. To stitch together or sew in the manner of a quilt.
  11. To stitch two plies of cloth, one over the other, with some soft stuffing between.
  12. stitch or sew together; " quilt the skirt"
  13. Anything that is quilted; esp., a quilted bed cover, or a skirt worn by women; any cover or garment made by putting wool, cotton, etc., between two cloths and stitching them together; also, any outer bed cover.
  14. A kind of coverlet or bedcover.
  15. Quilter.
  16. A bed- cover of two cloths sewed together with something soft between them: a thick coverlet.
  17. Padded coverlet for a bed.
  18. A bedcover made by stitching together two layers of cloth with padding between them.
  19. The cover of a bed, consisting of two cloths stitched together, with wool, cotton, or some soft substance between.
  20. A thick cover for a bed, formed by stitching one cover over another with some soft substance or stuffing between; any thick or warm coverlet.