Synonyms of bed in English:



  • 1 she undressed and climbed into her bed
    couch, berth, billet
    informal the sack, the hay
    British informal one's pit
    Scottish informal kip
  • 2 a flower bed
    patch, plot, area, lot, space, border, strip, row
  • 3 the pavement consists of granite blocks set on a bed of cement
  • 4 the bed of the stream
    bottom, floor, ground, depths
  • Phrases

    go to bed

    [Antonyms] get up rise
    retirecall it a daygo to sleepget some sleepsleepnaphave/take a napcatnapdozehave a doze informalhit the sackhit the hayturn insnoozesnatch forty winksget some shut-eyeBritish informalkiphave a kipget some kiphit the pitNorth American informalcatch some Zs literaryslumber

    go to bed with someone

    have sex withhave sexual intercourse withmake love tosleep withspend the night withcouple withmate with informalbedscore with euphemistichave one's (wicked) way with formalcopulate with formalfornicate with


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  • 1 the tiles are bedded in mortar
    embed, set, fix into, insert, inlay, implant, bury, base, plant, settle
  • 2 I bedded out a few of the houseplants in a prominent position in the garden
    plant, plant out, set in beds/soil, put in the ground, set out, transplant
  • Phrases

    bed down

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    clinophobia fear of beds

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