Definitions for bed

Definitions for (noun) bed

Main entry: bed

Definition: a piece of furniture that provides a place to sleep

Usage: he sat on the edge of the bed; the room had only a bed and chair

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Definition: a plot of ground in which plants are growing

Usage: the gardener planted a bed of roses

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Definition: a foundation of earth or rock supporting a road or railroad track

Usage: the track bed had washed away

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Definition: the flat surface of a printing press on which the type form is laid in the last stage of producing a newspaper or magazine or book etc.

Main entry: layer, bed

Definition: single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance

Usage: slices of hard-boiled egg on a bed of spinach

Main entry: seam, bed

Definition: a stratum of ore or coal thick enough to be mined with profit

Usage: he worked in the coal beds

Main entry: bed, bottom

Definition: a depression forming the ground under a body of water

Usage: he searched for treasure on the ocean bed

Main entry: bed

Definition: (geology) a stratum of rock (especially sedimentary rock)

Usage: they found a bed of sandstone

Definitions for (verb) bed

Main entry: crawl in, retire, sack out, hit the hay, hit the sack, go to bed, go to sleep, turn in, bed, kip down

Definition: prepare for sleep

Usage: I usually turn in at midnight; He goes to bed at the crack of dawn

Main entry: make love, make out, jazz, lie with, know, love, fuck, sleep together, sleep with, roll in the hay, screw, bonk, bang, be intimate, bed, eff, do it, hump, have a go at it, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, have sex, get it on, get laid

Definition: have sexual intercourse with

Usage: This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm; Adam knew Eve; Were you ever intimate with this man?

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Definition: put to bed

Usage: The children were bedded at ten o'clock

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Definition: place (plants) in a prepared bed of soil

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Definition: furnish with a bed

Usage: The inn keeper could bed all the new arrivals

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