daybed
noun Date: 1679 1. a chaise longue of a type made 1680-1780 2. a couch that can be converted into a bed

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  • daybed — n. 1. an armless couch; a seat by day and a bed by night. Syn: divan bed. [WordNet 1.5] 2. a long chair; for reclining. Syn: chaise longue, chaise. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • daybed — [dā′bed΄] n. a couch that can also be used as a bed …   English World dictionary

  • Daybed — Chinese Daybed from the Ming Dynasty Daybeds are used as beds as well as seating. They can be made out of wood, metal or a combination of wood and metal. A cross between chaise longue, couch and a bed. Daybeds typically feature a back and sides… …   Wikipedia

  • daybed — /day bed /, n. 1. a couch that can be used as a sofa by day and a bed by night. 2. a couch, esp. of the 17th or 18th century, in the form of a usually armless chair, with a greatly elongated seat supported by extra legs and a slanted, sometimes… …   Universalium

  • daybed — noun a) a couch that can be used as a sofa by day and a bed by night b) long chair for reclining …   Wiktionary

  • daybed — n. couch that can be converted into a narrow bed …   English contemporary dictionary

  • daybed — noun N. Amer. a couch that can be made into a bed …   English new terms dictionary

  • daybed — day•bed [[t]ˈdeɪˌbɛd[/t]] n. 1) fur a couch that can be used as a sofa by day and a bed by night 2) fur a couch, esp. of the 17th or 18th century, in the form of a chaise longue • Etymology: 1585–95 …   From formal English to slang

  • daybed — noun 1. an armless couch; a seat by day and a bed by night (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑divan bed • Hypernyms: ↑sofa, ↑couch, ↑lounge 2. a long chair; for reclining • Syn …   Useful english dictionary

  • Manuel Sáez — Información personal Nacimiento de enero de 1973 Concepción, Tucumán, Argentina …   Wikipedia Español

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