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used in 1984 by Orwell

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support and strengthen
  • Beside the window the enormous bed was made up, with ragged blankets and a coverless bolster.
    p. 136.9
  • Most of her make-up had transferred itself to his own face or the bolster, but a light stain of rouge still brought out the beauty of her cheekbone.
    p. 143.5
  • His tiny sister, too young to understand what the game was about, had sat propped up against a bolster, laughing because the others were laughing.
    p. 296.4

There are no more uses of "bolster" in 1984 by Orwell.

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