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Bed (IPA: /ˈbɛd/)


Bed (n.)

An article of furniture to sleep or take rest in or on; a couch. Specifically: A sack or mattress, filled with some soft material, in distinction from the bedstead on which it is placed (as, a feather bed), or this with the bedclothes added. In a general sense, any thing or place used for sleeping or reclining on or in, as a quantity of hay, straw, leaves, or twigs.

Bed (n.)

(Used as the symbol of matrimony) Marriage.

Bed (n.)

A plat or level piece of ground in a garden, usually a little raised above the adjoining ground.

Bed (n.)

A mass or heap of anything arranged like a bed; as, a bed of ashes or coals.

Bed (n.)

The bottom of a watercourse, or of any body of water; as, the bed of a river.

Bed (n.)

A layer or seam, or a horizontal stratum between layers; as, a bed of coal, iron, etc.

Bed (n.)

See Gun carriage, and Mortar bed.

Bed (n.)

The horizontal surface of a building stone; as, the upper and lower beds.

Bed (n.)

A course of stone or brick in a wall.

Bed (n.)

The place or material in which a block or brick is laid.

Bed (n.)

The lower surface of a brick, slate, or tile.

Bed (n.)

The foundation or the more solid and fixed part or framing of a machine; or a part on which something is laid or supported; as, the bed of an engine.

Bed (n.)

The superficial earthwork, or ballast, of a railroad.

Bed (n.)

The flat part of the press, on which the form is laid.

Bed (v. t.)

To place in a bed.

Bed (v. t.)

To make partaker of one's bed; to cohabit with.

Bed (v. t.)

To furnish with a bed or bedding.

Bed (v. t.)

To plant or arrange in beds; to set, or cover, as in a bed of soft earth; as, to bed the roots of a plant in mold.

Bed (v. t.)

To lay or put in any hollow place, or place of rest and security, surrounded or inclosed; to embed; to furnish with or place upon a bed or foundation; as, to bed a stone; it was bedded on a rock.

Bed (v. t.)

To dress or prepare the surface of stone) so as to serve as a bed.

Bed (v. t.)

To lay flat; to lay in order; to place in a horizontal or recumbent position.

Bed (v. i.)

To go to bed; to cohabit.

Bed ()

The solid rock underlying superficial formations. Also Fig.

Bed ()

A form of jack screw for lifting large bodies, and assisting in launching.

Bed ()

A long screw formerly used to fasten a bedpost to one of the adjacent side pieces.

Bed

Piece of furniture used as a place to sleep or relax

Bed

Stratigraphic subdivison

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1998 album by Juliana Hatfield

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Short story collection by Tao Lin

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2007 song by J. Holiday

Bed Synonyms

Bottom

Bed Synonyms

Layer

Bed Synonyms

Seam

Bed Synonyms

Hit The Hay, Retire, Kip Down, Go To Sleep, Sack Out, Hit The Sack, Turn In, Crawl In, Go To Bed

Bed Synonyms

Get Laid, Have Intercourse, Make Love, Bang, Have It Off, Be Intimate, Eff, Hump, Screw, Have Sex, Roll In The Hay, Bon, Jazz, Have A Go At It, Lie With, Sleep With, Get It On, Have It Away, Know, Love, Make Out, Do It

Translations

Bed in Spanish

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [Alex: Dude, your bed is a CAR] Yea.. but it's a fucking sweet car!" - Grandma's Boy

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Couldn't you just roll us around on the bed again." - Vegas Vacation

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy," - Poor Richard's Almanack

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise." - English proverbs

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Early to bed and early to rise, Makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise." - Poor Richard's Almanack


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