bunk bed
noun Date: 1924 one of two single beds usually placed one above the other

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bunk bed — UK / US or bunk beds UK / US noun [countable] Word forms bunk bed : singular bunk bed plural bunk beds two small beds that are joined together with one above the other …   English dictionary

  • bunk bed — bunk ,bed noun count two small beds that are joined together with one above the other …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • bunk bed — bunk′ bed n. fur either of two platformlike single beds connected one above the other • Etymology: 1950–55 …   From formal English to slang

  • bunk bed — ► NOUN ▪ a piece of furniture consisting of two beds, one above the other …   English terms dictionary

  • bunk bed — n. any of two or three single beds joined one above the other and often provided with a ladder …   English World dictionary

  • Bunk bed — A bunk bed Bunks of aircraft carrier Clemenceau …   Wikipedia

  • bunk bed — bunk beds N COUNT Bunk beds are two beds fixed one above the other in a frame …   English dictionary

  • bunk bed — noun beds built one above the other • Syn: ↑bunk • Derivationally related forms: ↑bunk (for: ↑bunk) • Hypernyms: ↑bed …   Useful english dictionary

  • bunk bed — noun An item of furniture combining two or more beds fixed on top of another, so that one person can sleep in each bunk at a different height …   Wiktionary

  • bunk bed — 1. a piece of furniture consisting of two single platformlike beds connected one above the other. 2. either of these two beds. [1950 55] * * * …   Universalium

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