Definition of bolster noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈbəʊlstə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈboʊlstər//
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a long thick pillow that is placed across the top of a bed under the other pillows Word OriginOld English, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch bolster and German Polster.
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