bedstead

All Noun Adverb
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  • But we did reach the hotel; we did get a room between us with two bedsteads. Cited from North America, Vol. 2, by Anthony Trollope
  • There were two bedsteads in this room, and they nearly filled the place when they were down. Cited from Alton Locke, Tailor And Poet,Rev. Charles Kingsley
  • The bedsteads often were also of bronze or wood, quite like those of our time. Cited from The Wonders of Pompeii, by Marc Monnier
  • But about the kind of bedstead there can be no doubt, whether there be one or two provided. Cited from Notes on Nursing, by Florence Nightingale
  • "Does that fine bedstead which the king sent you go with you?" Cited from Allan and the Holy Flower, H. Rider Haggard
  • This he had done by putting the bedsteads in the sun and doing what further he could. Cited from Gold, Sport, And Coffee Planting In Mysore, by Robert H. Elliot
  • He was then given a cell of his own, with table, bedstead, and chair. Cited from Life of Luther, by Julius Koestlin
  • He was going so fast that he could not stop quite quick enough, and the bedstead was iron. Cited from Dew Drops, Vol. 37. No. 16, April 19, 1914, Ed. by George E. Cook
  • It was as much as one could do to move between the wall and the bedstead when it was down. Cited from Alton Locke, Tailor And Poet,Rev. Charles Kingsley
  • She was lying on a little iron bedstead, hard and narrow as a camp bed. Cited from The Heavenly Twins, by Madame Sarah Grand
  • Two little bedsteads and another bureau scarcely leave room to pass to the window. Cited from With the Harmony to Labrador, by Benjamin La Trobe
  • The poor woman told him that she had been forced to sell her bedstead the year before to buy food. Cited from The Condition of the Working-Class in England in 1844, Frederick Engels
  • During the day, his bedstead turns up against the wall, and leaves more space for him to work in. Cited from American Notes, by Charles Dickens
  • A large but old bedstead filled half the floor space. Cited from Hilda Lessways, by Arnold Bennett
  • To our surprise we found the bedstead not in the same place in which we saw it in the morning. Cited from A Book For The Young, by Sarah French
  • Two other women were sitting without any work at the other end of the shelf bedstead. Cited from Resurrection, by Leo Tolstoy [Leo Tolstoi]
  • And when at last we owned two bedsteads, we rated ourselves pretty rich. Cited from The Iron Puddler, by James J. Davis
  • Another bedstead -- an iron one -- had been brought in for the children. Cited from L'Assommoir, by Emile Zola
  • I myself have seen half-a-dozen men at work in a room that was a little better than a bedstead long. Cited from Alton Locke, Tailor And Poet,Rev. Charles Kingsley
  • One shell come into the house and knocked a bedstead all to pieces for me. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 16, No. 97, November, 1865, by Various
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Meaning of bedstead

  • noun The framework of a bed