how to pronounce featherbed

fɛðɚbɛd

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“… scrabble corner featherbed lane glass …”

meanings of featherbed

noun:

  1. A mattress stuffed with feathers.
  2. A bog covered by a layer of moss, presenting a hazard to walkers.

verb:

  1. To treat someone with excessive indulgence; to pamper, cosset or mollycoddle.