bedtime

noun bed·time \ -ˌtīm \
|Updated on: 11 Jun 2018

Definition of bedtime

: a time for going to bed

Examples of bedtime in a Sentence

  1. The children are still up? It's way past their bedtimes.

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First Known Use of bedtime

13th century

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BEDTIME Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of bedtime for English Language Learners

  • : the usual time when someone goes to bed


BEDTIME Defined for Kids

bedtime

noun bed·time \ ˈbed-ˌtīm \

Definition of bedtime for Students

: time to go to bed

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