bedroom

  • 1bedroom — [bed′ro͞om΄] n. a room with a bed, for sleeping in adj. 1. having to do with sex or sexual affairs [a bedroom farce] 2. housing those who spend their days at work in a nearby metropolis [bedroom suburbs] …

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  • 2bedroom — bed‧room [ˈbedrʊm, ruːm] noun [countable] an area just outside a large town where many of the people working in the town live; = dormitory Bre: • workers who commute between Aspen, with its million dollar homes, and cheaper bedroom communities …

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  • 3bedroom — (n.) also bed room, 1610s, from BED (Cf. bed) (n.) + ROOM (Cf. room). Slightly earlier in a sense sleeping space (1580s). Replaced earlier bedchamber (late 14c.). First record of slang bedroom eyes is from 1901 …

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  • 4Bedroom — Bed room, n. 1. A room or apartment intended or used for a bed; a lodging room. [1913 Webster] 2. Room in a bed. Note: [In this sense preferably {bed room}.] [1913 Webster] Then by your side no bed room me deny. Shak. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5bedroom — [n] place for sleeping bedchamber, bunk room, chamber, cubicle, guest room; concept 448 …

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  • 6bedroom — ► NOUN ▪ a room for sleeping in …

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  • 7Bedroom — For the film, see Bedrooms (film). Royal bedroom in the Residenz Palace, Munich, Bavaria A bedroom is a private room where people usually sleep for the night or relax during the day. About one third of our lives are spent sleeping and most of the …

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  • 8bedroom — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ comfortable, cosy/cozy ▪ big, large, spacious ▪ little, small, tiny ▪ …

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  • 9bedroom */*/*/ — UK [ˈbedruːm] / US [ˈbedˌrum] noun [countable] Word forms bedroom : singular bedroom plural bedrooms a) a room that you sleep in Your mum can stay in the spare bedroom. a two bedroom flat the master bedroom (= the main bedroom in a house) b)… …

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  • 10bedroom — bed|room [ bed,rum ] noun count *** a room that you sleep in: I ll put your mom in the spare bedroom. a two bedroom apartment the master bedroom (=the main bedroom in a house) a. relating to this room: the bedroom door bedroom furniture in the… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 11bedroom — I. noun Date: 1616 a room furnished with a bed and intended primarily for sleeping • bedroomed adjective II. adjective Date: 1915 1. dealing with, suggestive of, or inviting sexual relations < a bedroom farce > < bedroom eyes …

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  • 12bedroom — /bed roohm , room /, 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; amorous: bedroom eyes. 4. inhabited largely by commuters: a bedroom …

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  • 13bedroom — [[t]be̱druːm[/t]] ♦♦♦ bedrooms N COUNT A bedroom is a room used for sleeping in. ...the spare bedroom. ...a two bedroom apartment …

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  • 14bedroom*/*/ — [ˈbedruːm] noun [C] a room that you sleep in Your mum can stay in the spare bedroom.[/ex] a two bedroom flat[/ex] the bedroom door[/ex] …

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  • 15bedroom — n. a master; spare bedroom * * * [ bedru(ː)m] spare bedroom a master …

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  • 16bedroom — 1 / bedrUm, ru:m/ noun (C) 1 a room for sleeping in: a hotel with 50 bedrooms 2 make/have bedroom eyes to show that you are sexually attracted to someone 2 adjective a bedroom suburb is a place from which people travel to a city to work every&#8230; …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17bedroom — bed•room [[t]ˈbɛdˌrum, ˌrʊm[/t]] n. 1) archit. a room furnished and used for sleeping 2) concerned mainly with love affairs or sex: The movie is a typical bedroom comedy[/ex] 3) sexually inviting: bedroom eyes[/ex] 4) inhabited largely by&#8230; …

    From formal English to slang

  • 18bedroom — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. boudoir, [bed]chamber. See receptacle. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. bedchamber, dormitory, sleeping room, guest room, master bedroom, boudoir, chamber, bunk room, nursery; see also room 2 . III (Roget s 3&#8230; …

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  • 19bedroom — bed|room W2S1 [ˈbedrum, ru:m] n 1.) a room for sleeping in ▪ a hotel with 50 bedrooms three bedroomed/five bedroomed etc ▪ They ve just bought a new four bedroomed house in Edinburgh. 2.) bedroom eyes a look in your eyes that shows that you are&#8230; …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20bedroom — /ˈbɛdrum / (say bedroohm) noun 1. a room set aside to sleep in. –adjective 2. of or relating to sexually explicit scenes in a film, play, etc., usually taking place in a bedroom …

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