bed·​ded | \ ˈbe-dəd How to pronounce bedded (audio) \

Definition of bedded

: having a bed or beds of a specified kind or number used in combination a twin-bedded room

Examples of bedded in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Farther along you’ll find startling cross-bedded cliffs in sunset hues. Roger Naylor, The Arizona Republic, "5 of the best fall hikes in Arizona: Here's how to explore these less crowded trails," 14 Oct. 2020 The animal was found in a bedded position near the base of a tree, its body bloated, according to a DNR report. Paul A. Smith, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Elk found dead from eating corn in northern Wisconsin," 10 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of bedded

1773, in the meaning defined above

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“Bedded.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Apr. 2021.

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