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Noun bed has 8 senses
  1. 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"
    --1 is a kind of
    furniture, piece of furniture, article of furniture
    --1 has parts: bedstead, bedframe; mattress
    --1 has particulars:
     berth, bunk, built in bed; built-in bed; bunk; bunk bed, bunk; cot, camp bed; couch; deathbed; double bed; four-poster; hammock, sack; marriage bed; Murphy bed; plank-bed; platform bed; sickbed; single bed; sleigh bed; trundle bed, trundle, truckle bed, truckle; twin bed; water bed
    Derived forms: verb bed1, verb bed3, verb bed4
  2. bed - a plot of ground in which plants are growing; "the gardener planted a bed of roses"
    --2 is a kind of
    plot, plot of ground, patch
    --2 has particulars:
     asparagus bed; flowerbed, flower bed, bed of flowers; hotbed; seedbed; turnip bed
  3. bed, bottom - a depression forming the ground under a body of water; "he searched for treasure on the ocean bed"
    --3 is a kind of natural depression, depression
    --3 has particulars:
     lake bed, lake bottom; ocean floor, ocean bottom, seabed, sea bottom, Davy Jones's locker, Davy Jones; riverbed, river bottom; streambed, creek bed
  4. bed - (geology) a stratum of rock (especially sedimentary rock); "they found a bed of standstone"
    --4 is a kind of
    --4 has particulars: ore bed
  5. seam, bed - a stratum of ore or coal thick enough to be mined with profit; "he worked in the coal beds"
    --5 is a kind of stratum
    --5 has particulars: coal seam
  6. layer, bed - single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance; "slices of hard-boiled egg on a bed of spinach"
    --6 is a kind of sheet, flat solid
    --6 is a part of laminate
    --6 has particulars:
     backing, mount; blanket; course, row; interlayer; lift; ply; tier; wall
  7. bed - 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.
    --7 is a kind of
    --7 is a part of press, printing press
  8. bed - a foundation of earth or rock supporting a road or railroad track; "the track bed had washed away"
    --8 is a kind of
    foundation, base, fundament, foot, groundwork, substructure, understructure
    --8 has particulars: railroad bed; roadbed
Verb bed has 5 senses
  1. bed - furnish with a bed; "The inn keeper could bed all the new arrivals"
    --1 is one way to
    supply, provide, render, furnish
    Derived form: noun bed1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  2. bed - place (plants) in a prepared bed of soil
    --2 is one way to
    plant, set
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
  3. bed - put to bed; "The children were bedded at ten o'clock"
    --3 is one way to
    put, set, place, pose, position, lay
    Derived form: noun bed1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s somebody
  4. roll in the hay, love, make out, make love, sleep with, get laid, have sex, know, do it, be intimate, have intercourse, have it away, have it off, screw, fuck, jazz, eff, hump, lie with, bed, have a go at it, bang, get it on, bonk - have sexual intercourse with; "This student sleeps with everyone in her dorm"; "Adam knew Eve"; "Were you ever intimate with this man?"
    --4 is one way to copulate, mate, pair, couple
    Derived form: noun bed1
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
  5. go to bed, turn in, bed, crawl in, kip down, hit the hay, hit the sack, sack out, go to sleep, retire - go to bed in order to sleep; "I usually turn in at midnight"; "He turns out at the crack of dawn"
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s
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