four-poster

noun four-post·er \ ˌfȯr-ˈpō-stər \

Definition of four-poster

: a bed with tall often carved corner posts originally designed to support curtains or a canopy

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First Known Use of four-poster

1837


FOUR-POSTER Defined for English Language Learners

four-poster

noun

Definition of four-poster for English Language Learners

  • : a bed with tall posts at each of its four corners


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