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Definitions of "bed"

  • A piece of furniture for reclining and sleeping, typically consisting of a flat, rectangular frame and a mattress resting on springs. noun
  • A bedstead. noun
  • A mattress. noun
  • A place where one may sleep; lodging: found bed and board at an inn. noun
  • Accommodations for a single person at a hospital or institution: a maternity ward with 30 beds. noun
  • A time at which one goes to sleep: drank milk before bed. noun
  • A place for lovemaking. noun
  • A marital relationship with its rights and intimacies. noun
  • A small plot of cultivated or planted land: a flower bed. noun
  • An underwater or intertidal area in which a particular organism is established in large numbers: a clam bed; an oyster bed. noun
  • The bottom of a body of water, such as a stream. noun
  • A supporting, underlying, or securing part, especially: noun
  • A layer of food surmounted by another kind of food: tomatoes on a bed of lettuce. noun
  • A foundation of crushed rock or a similar substance for a road or railroad; a roadbed. noun
  • A layer of mortar upon which stones or bricks are laid. noun
  • Printing The heavy table of a printing press in which the type form is placed. noun
  • The part of a truck, trailer, or freight car designed to carry loads. noun
  • Geology A rock mass of large horizontal extent bounded, especially above, by physically different material. noun
  • Geology A deposit, as of ore, parallel to local stratification. noun

The word "bed" in example sentences

I miss this bed when I die lie me here in this bed~ where I died a thousand times before where I saw stars and danced and stretched and writhed and sang and swore and called out to a god oh yes ... this bed where. [wendchymes Diary Entry]

I disappeared inside my head in this bed where our children were sculpted here, where they first slept, in this bed~ where we feasted yes oh yes all this and more happened in this magnificently simple bed of hardwood and cool. [wendchymes Diary Entry]

I found the slips of paper which represented, for example, "doll," "is," "on," "bed" and placed each name on its object; then I put my doll on the bed with the words _is_, _on_, _bed_ arranged beside the doll, thus making a sentence of the words, and at the same time carrying out the idea of the sentence with the things themselves.. [Stories of Achievement, Volume IV (of 6) Authors and Journalists]

_To bed, to bed_ was the burden of it to be played with accompanable concent upon the virginals.. [Ulysses]

He turned over in his own bed, _his bed_, and smelt the sweet breath of the honeysuckle coming in at the window, heard the thrushes singing their evening song up the street.. [The City of Fire]

I would post something coherent about wider society's contempt of fandom because it's play engaged in by adults (I think it was The Joy Of Sex which said bed was the only time grownups get to play), the relationship between fan fiction (play) and writing for publication (work), the contempt of each age group for the next younger group, and the hierarchies of literary snobbery in my head, but frankly I'm too knackered. *goes back to bed*. [News from the House of Sticks -]

# posted by Maree : June 16, 2007 3:06 AM love the pink/green bed + double chair i'd remove the "sail" from the bed+ paint the walls. [Retro Kids' rooms]

"Well, Miss," said Matilda, not over half re-assured by the words of her mistress -- "it may be nothing, as you say; but, for my part, I never go to bed a single night in the year, without first _looking under the bed_ to see that nobody is hid away there.. [Venus in Boston; A Romance of City Life]

The term 'bed blocker' tends to imply the patient is the cause of the problem, but Dr Donald emphasised that was not the case.. [ - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph]

Wow, does that mean that being Canadian, in bed, is just plain rude?. [Bonnie Fuller: Why Duke University's Karen Owen Is the Sexual Oversharer of All Time! And Good Luck Getting a Job!]

Coffee in bed is the best way to start your birthday!. [se reposer sur ses lauriers - French Word-A-Day]

Or him sleeping next to me in bed is the WORST THING EVER, he kicks me all night.. [How To Feed A Baby And Not Lose Consciousness Trying | Her Bad Mother]

The dogs have body temperatures several degrees hotter than most breeds and snuggling up to one in bed is like having a hot water bottle beside you.. [Did You Know? Mexico is home to oldest indigenous American domesticated dog breed.]

The view as I sit up in bed is the one you see on the blog, top left all the time and it's one that would keep me happily snuggled under the duvet reading all day if I let it.. [46 entries from January 2008]

And the person who smiles at you and expects you to play basketball well, or do math, or be hot in bed, is always also the person who thought you got into college because of affirmative action, or who will, when the chips are down, finally pull out a "negative" stereotype.. [10 Mistakes]

His idea of what people do in bed is vastly different from mine.. [Dru Blood - I believe in the inherent goodness of all beings: January 2005 Archives]

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I got to spend time with my boyfriend today, get pizookis with my roomies and now I’m tucked in bed skin care done…


@wondeukist: kyungsoo cleaning up his own bed and went straight to tuck himself into minseok's bed IF THIS CHILD AINT THE CUTEST THING E…


Woke up with my Moomy cat snuggled in the bed being little spoon! Today is a going to be good day! 😬


@Gregggyboy: break up with your girlfriend bc the first night at BED when you left, Ron made out with two girls and put his head between…


Read bi goth as both but u kno pronounced like goth and I didn’t realize both was an existing word prior to making…

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