four-poster

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four-post·er

(fôr′pō′stər)
n.
A bed having tall corner posts originally intended to support curtains or a canopy.
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four-poster

n
(Furniture) a bed with posts at each corner supporting a canopy and curtains. Also called: four-poster bed
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.four-poster - a bed with posts at the four corners that can be used to support a canopy or curtainsfour-poster - a bed with posts at the four corners that can be used to support a canopy or curtains
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"
leg - one of the supports for a piece of furniture
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Translations

four-poster

[ˈfɔːˌpəʊstəʳ] N (also four-poster bed) → cama f de columnas
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four-poster

[ˈfɔːˌpəʊstəʳ] n (also four-poster bed) → letto a baldacchino
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