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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [bed-freym]
    • /ˈbɛdˌfreɪm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [bed-freym]
    • /ˈbɛdˌfreɪm/

Definitions of bedframe word

  • noun bedframe the framework of a bed 3
  • noun bedframe the frame of a bed, including the bedrails, headboard, and footboard. 1
  • noun bedframe The frame of a bed. 1

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Origin of bedframe

First appearance:

before 1805
One of the 41% newest English words
First recorded in 1805-15; bed + frame

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Parts of speech for Bedframe


bedframe popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 65% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

bedframe usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for bedframe

noun bedframe

  • bedstead — A bedstead is the metal or wooden frame of an old-fashioned bed.
  • frame — a border or case for enclosing a picture, mirror, etc.
  • base — The base of something is its lowest edge or part.
  • pallet — a small, low, portable platform on which goods are placed for storage or moving, as in a warehouse or vehicle.
  • bed — A BEd is a degree which usually takes four years to complete and which qualifies someone to teach in a school. BEd is an abbreviation for 'Bachelor of Education.' Compare PGCE.

Top questions with bedframe

  • how to build a bedframe?
  • how to make a bedframe?
  • how to make bedframe?
  • how to connect headboard to bedframe?
  • where to buy a bedframe?

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