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bed·room

 (bĕd′ro͞om′, -ro͝om′)
n.
A room in which to sleep.
adj.
1. Sexually suggestive: a bedroom comedy; bedroom eyes.
2. Relating to or inhabited by commuters: bedroom suburbs.

bedroom

(ˈbɛdˌruːm; -ˌrʊm)
n
1. a room furnished with beds or used for sleeping
2. (modifier) containing references to sex: a bedroom comedy.

bed•room

(ˈbɛdˌrum, -ˌrʊm)

n.
1. a room furnished and used for sleeping.
adj.
2. concerned mainly with love affairs or sex: The movie is a typical bedroom comedy.
3. sexually inviting: bedroom eyes.
4. inhabited largely by commuters.
[1580–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bedroom - a room used primarily for sleepingbedroom - a room used primarily for sleeping  
bed - 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"
boudoir - a lady's bedroom or private sitting room
child's room - a bedroom for a child
dorm room, dormitory room, dormitory - a large sleeping room containing several beds
dwelling, dwelling house, habitation, home, abode, domicile - housing that someone is living in; "he built a modest dwelling near the pond"; "they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"
guestroom - a bedroom that is kept for the use of guests
hotel room - a bedroom (usually with bath) in a hotel
master bedroom - the principal bedroom in a house; usually occupied by the head of the household
motel room - a sleeping room in a motel
room - an area within a building enclosed by walls and floor and ceiling; "the rooms were very small but they had a nice view"
Translations
غرفة النومغُرْفَةث النَّوْم
ložnice
soveværelse
makuuhuone
spavaća sobaspavaonica
hálószobaháló
svefnherbergi
寝室
침실
cubiculum
spálňa
spalnica
sovrum
ห้องนอน
phòng ngủ

bedroom

[ˈbedrʊm]
A. Ndormitorio m, habitación f, recámara f (CAm, Mex)
three-bedroom flatpiso m or (LAm) departamento m de tres dormitorios
B. CPD bedroom eyes NPLojos mpl seductores
bedroom farce N (Theat) → comedia f de alcoba
bedroom slippers NPLpantuflas fpl, zapatillas fpl (Sp)
bedroom suburb N (US) → ciudad f dormitorio
bedroom suite Njuego m de muebles para dormitorio

bedroom

[ˈbɛdruːm] nchambre f (à coucher) spare bedroom

bedroom

nSchlafzimmer nt

bedroom

in cpdsSchlafzimmer-;
bedroom slipper
nHausschuh m

bedroom

[ˈbɛdˌrʊm] ncamera (da letto), stanza da letto

bed

(bed) noun
1. a piece of furniture, or a place, to sleep on. The child sleeps in a small bed; a bed of straw.
2. the channel (of a river) or floor (of a sea) etc.
3. a plot in a garden. a bed of flowers.
4. layer. a bed of chalk below the surface.
-bedded suffix
having (a certain number or type of) bed(s). a double-bedded room.
ˈbedding noun
mattress, bedclothes etc.
ˈbedbug noun
a small blood-sucking insect that lives in houses, especially beds.
ˈbedclothes (-kləuðz) , ((American) -kləuz) noun plural
sheets, blankets etc.
ˈbedcover noun
a top cover for a bed.
ˈbedridden adjective
in bed for a long period because of age or sickness. She has been bedridden since the car accident.
ˈbedroom noun
a room for sleeping in.
ˈbedside noun
the place or position next to a person's bed. He was at her bedside when she died; (also adjective) a bedside table.
ˈbedspread noun
a top cover for a bed. Please remove the bedspread before you get into bed.
ˈbedtime noun
the time at which one normally goes to bed. Seven o'clock is the children's bedtime; (also adjective) a bedtime story.
bed and breakfast
lodging for the night, and breakfast only (not lunch or dinner).
bed of roses
an easy or comfortable place, job etc. Life is not a bed of roses.
go to bed
1. to get into bed. I'm sleepy – I think I'll go to bed now; What time do you usually go to bed?
2. (often with with) to have sexual intercourse with; to have a love affair with.

bedroom

غرفة النوم ložnice soveværelse Schlafzimmer υπνοδωμάτιο alcoba, dormitorio makuuhuone chambre spavaća soba camera da letto 寝室 침실 slaapkamer soverom sypialnia quarto спальня sovrum ห้องนอน yatak odası phòng ngủ 卧室

bedroom

n. cuarto de dormir, alcoba, dormitorio;
Mex. recámara.

bedroom

n habitación f, dormitorio, recámara (esp. Mex)
References in classic literature ?
The dream of filling home with comforts, giving Beth everything she wanted, from strawberries in winter to an organ in her bedroom, going abroad herself, and always having more than enough, so that she might indulge in the luxury of charity, had been for years Jo's most cherished castle in the air.
The skin he tacked on a board and suspended the board by a string from his bedroom window.
Harling had a desk in his bedroom, and his own easy-chair by the window, in which no one else ever sat.
Her bedroom was adjoining, and across a small passage were the diningroom and kitchen.
Carr, so as to leave the second building entirely to the occupation of his daughters as bedroom and boudoir.
This was a large, square chamber, arranged with some state as a bedroom, the extravagant size of which made it so inconvenient that it had not for years, though kept by Mrs.
Next morning early, leaving Queequeg shut up with Yojo in our little bedroom --for it seemed that it was some sort of Lent or Ramadan, or day of fasting, humiliation, and prayer with Queequeg and Yojo that day; how it was I never could find out, for, though I applied myself to it several times, I never could master his liturgies and XXXIX Articles --leaving Queequeg, then, fasting on his tomahawk pipe, and Yojo warming himself at his sacrificial fire of shavings, I sallied out among the shipping.
He would have eighteen shillings a week at first, a stable suit, a driving suit, a bedroom over the coachhouse, and a boy under him.
At home, also, there was more good news; so much of it at once that there was quite a celebration in Aniele's hall bedroom.
Then I went out into the hills and uncovered and cut the secret wires which connected your bedroom with the wires that go to the dynamite deposits under all our vast factories, mills, workshops, magazines, etc.
I poked into the place a-ways and come to a little open patch as big as a bedroom all hung around with vines, and found a man laying there asleep -- and, by jings, it was my old Jim!
It was a young woman-- a young woman where properly no young woman belonged; for she was in Judge Driscoll's house, and in the bedroom over the judge's private study or sitting room.