go to bed


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Verb1.go to bed - prepare for sleepgo to bed - prepare for sleep; "I usually turn in at midnight"; "He goes to bed at the crack of dawn"
bed down, bunk down - go to bed; "We bedded down at midnight"
get up, arise, uprise, rise, turn out - get up and out of bed; "I get up at 7 A.M. every day"; "They rose early"; "He uprose at night"
Translations
يَذْهَبُ للنَّوْميَضاجِعُ
jít spátspát s
gå i senggå i seng med
lefekszik aludni
fara í rúmiî meî, sofa hjáfara í rúmiî, ganga til sængur
ísť spať
cinsel temasta bulunmaksevişmekuyumakyatmak

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.
References in classic literature ?
He could not go to bed, he knew he would not sleep, and he dreaded the pictures which his vivid imagination would place before him.
She will then be frightened, and will desire you to go to bed with her; on this you must not point blank refuse her, for you want her to set your companions free, and to take good care also of yourself, but you must make her swear solemnly by all the blessed gods that she will plot no further mischief against you, or else when she has got you naked she will unman you and make you fit for nothing.
Rising] However, it's over and done with; and now I can go to bed at last without dreading tomorrow.
When she had done that, she left me to go to bed in the dark, locked the door on the outside, put the key in her pocket again, and kept me locked up till she come down in the morning--very early I can tell you--and let me out.
No one wanted to go to bed when at ten o'clock Mrs.
There was a hook in the wall, which the landlord said the terrific old Go"tz used to hang his iron hand on when he took it off to go to bed.
No; we 'll open it and go to bed, and he can come out when he likes.
She's gone somewhere after Randolph; she wants to try to get him to go to bed.
Frederick,' he said, turning to his brother: 'I recommend you to go to bed immediately.
Well, for my part, I shall go to bed," said D'Artagnan; "come, Porthos.
When I suggested that he should go to bed he said he could not sleep; he wanted to go out and walk about the streets till day.
He felt now as if he never wanted to go to bed again.