Meaning of fitted sheet in English:

fitted sheet


  • A fabric sheet with elasticated corners designed to fit tightly over a mattress.

    ‘this set includes a flat sheet, fitted sheet, and two pillowcases’
    • ‘The crib set includes a fitted sheet, bumper, quilt, and crib skirt.’
    • ‘Place the feather bed either under the fitted sheet or above it with the cover over it.’
    • ‘The sheet sets include top and fitted sheets plus two pillow cases.’
    • ‘Sandwich the folded fitted sheet and pillowcases inside the folded flat sheet.’
    • ‘I use a fitted sheet because I sleep on a twin futon and the mattress is in two pieces.’
    • ‘Mary stood at the far end, struggling to fold a double fitted sheet.’
    • ‘Both mattresses fit in a double fitted sheet when the racks are pushed together.’
    • ‘The Single Fitted Sheet Set is colourful and stylish.’
    • ‘Will a standard single fitted sheet be too big for this mattress?’
    • ‘This set consists of 2 cream king size fitted sheets.’