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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 ?
But they are human; and the limit of American endurance is found in the obsolete institution of a bedroom candle.
Three days after the quarrel, Prince Stepan Arkadyevitch Oblonsky--Stiva, as he was called in the fashionable world-- woke up at his usual hour, that is, at eight o'clock in the morning, not in his wife's bedroom, but on the leather-covered sofa in his study.
Billy, who had taken no part in the conversation, got up, glanced into the bedroom off the kitchen, went into the parlor and the bedroom off the parlor, then returned and stood gazing with puzzled brows into the kitchen bedroom.
He peeped through the hinges of the half-open bedroom door.
The count, by any opening from the bedroom, or by concealing himself in the dressing-room, would be able to defend his property himself.
She took the candles, and led the way into the bedroom immediately.
Your visitor seems to have left traces in your bedroom as well as in your sitting-room, Mr.
Throughout the period of her illness the deceased lady occupied the same room--a large bedroom situated (like all the best bedrooms) on the first floor of the house.
Miss de Sor, my name's Brown, and I'm queen of the bedroom.
At the farther end of this charming room was an open doorway, and he crossed over to find himself in a bedroom containing more comforts than the shaggy man had ever before imagined.
In that position, he not only detected you in taking the Diamond out of the drawer--he also detected Miss Verinder, silently watching you from her bedroom, through her open door.
I hardly know when I groped my way back to the bedroom, and lighted the candle, and searched