Definition of continental quilt in English:

continental quilt

noun

British
dated
  • another term for duvet
    • ‘In the early 70s the bedroom revolution was the continental quilt or duvet.’
    • ‘The house sleeps 6 people comfortably (4 single beds and one double, with continental quilts on each).’
    • ‘Bedding to include bedspreads, quilt covers, blankets or continental quilt, sheets, linen and pillows.’
    • ‘Originally the term continental quilt was the standard name used across Australia; some regions of Australia still use this term today.’
    • ‘The old stone cottage is fully furnished with continental quilts, and electric blankets for your comfort.’

Pronunciation

continental quilt