What is the difference between Doona and Coverlet?

The difference between doona and coverlet

is that “doona” is a padded blanket and “coverlet” is a blanket used as a bed covering, usually quilted.

doona

coverlet

Noun

  • (Australia) A padded blanket.

Synonyms

  • duvet (UK)
  • quilt (US)

Exemple

  • She got up, dragged the doona around her shoulders and tiptoed into the spare room.
  • Lena pulled the doona over her head.
  • Doonas can be made of goose feathers, wool or synthetics. Wash them twice a year or even more if you sweat a lot. You can tell it′s time for a wash when the fibres are packed down and lumpy, or the doona smells.

Noun

  • A blanket used as a bed covering, usually quilted.