Share this entry

Share this page

waterbed

Line breaks: water|bed
Pronunciation: /ˈwɔːtəbɛd
 
/

Definition of waterbed in English:

noun

A bed with a water-filled rubber or plastic mattress.
Example sentences
  • There should be no cut-outs in the headboard or footboard, and no waterbeds.
  • ‘Alright, whatever,’ Faith said sitting down on the floor in between the two waterbeds.
  • We wore those stupid bell bottoms, beads around our necks, slept on waterbeds and generally didn't have very much to say for ourselves.

Definition of waterbed in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day jaunt
Pronunciation: dʒɔːnt
noun
a short excursion or journey made for pleasure