Definition of Bed


  • a foundation of earth or rock supporting a road or railroad track
    "the track bed had washed away"
  • 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.
  • single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance
    "slices of hard-boiled egg on a bed of spinach"
  • a stratum of ore or coal thick enough to be mined with profit
    "he worked in the coal beds"
  • (geology) a stratum of rock (especially sedimentary rock)
    "they found a bed of sandstone"
  • a depression forming the ground under a body of water
    "he searched for treasure on the ocean bed"
  • a plot of ground in which plants are growing
    "the gardener planted a bed of roses"
  • a piece of furniture that provides a place to sleep
    "he sat on the edge of the bed"
    "the room had only a bed and chair"


  • prepare for sleep
    "I usually turn in at midnight"
    "He goes to bed at the crack of dawn"
    - go to bed - turn in - crawl in - kip down - hit the hay - hit the sack - sack out - go to sleep
  • have sexual intercourse with
    "This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm"
    "Adam knew Eve"
    "Were you ever intimate with this man?"
    - sleep together - roll in the hay - make out - make love - sleep with - get laid - have sex - do it - be intimate - have intercourse - have it away - have it off - lie with - have a go at it - get it on
  • put to bed
    "The children were bedded at ten o'clock"
  • place (plants) in a prepared bed of soil
  • furnish with a bed
    "The inn keeper could bed all the new arrivals"
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Unscramble bed

5 unscramble word found using the letters bed.

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