Definition of daybed in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈdāˌbed/


North American
A couch that can be made up into a bed.
Example sentences
  • The central prop Branagh utilizes for this confrontation is not a bed, but rather, a daybed or couch.
  • Many window seats and daybeds also offer handy storage for linens, blankets, and pillows.
  • If Junior had a single bed, this might be the time to replace it with a fold out sofa, futon sofa, or daybed.

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Syllabification: day·bed

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