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bedroom

noun bed·room \ -ˌrüm , -ˌru̇m \

Definition of bedroom

:a room furnished with a bed and intended primarily for sleeping

bedroomed

play \-ˌrümd, -ˌru̇md\ adjective

Recent Examples of bedroom from the Web

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First Known Use of bedroom

1600


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bedroom

adjective bed·room

Definition of bedroom

1 :dealing with, suggestive of, or inviting sexual relations
  • a bedroom farce
  • bedroom eyes
2 :inhabited or used by commuters
  • a bedroom community

Examples of bedroom in a Sentence

  1. The play is a bedroom farce about a middle-aged couple.

  2. She looked at him with bedroom eyes.

First Known Use of bedroom

1900



BEDROOM Defined for English Language Learners

bedroom

noun

Definition of bedroom for English Language Learners

  • : a room used for sleeping


bedroom

adjective

Definition of bedroom for English Language Learners

  • : lived in by people who go to another town or city to work

  • : dealing with sexual relationships

  • : showing sexual attraction


BEDROOM Defined for Kids

bedroom

noun bed·room \ ˈbed-ˌrüm , -ˌru̇m \

Definition of bedroom for Students

:a room used for sleeping


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