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platform bed Syllabification: plat·form bed

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of platform bed in English:


A bed consisting of a mattress supported by a platform, which sometimes contains drawers for storage.
Example sentences
  • There, for about $70 a night, guests can doze off to the ocean's murmur in an a tarp-covered cabin frame with platform bed and electric light.
  • Inside the roomy suite I find plenty of chengal wood and teak - flooring, big desk, chairs, platform bed - plus views from both the main room and terrace towards the South China Sea.
  • With a start, Kris Connasa, Blair's younger brother, awoke from his slumber, hitting his head against the low ceiling above his platform bed.
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