What is another word for bedstead?

Pronunciation: [bˈɛdstɛd] (IPA)

A bedstead is defined as the framework of a bed, including the headboard, footboard, and bed rails. This piece of furniture can also be referred to by various synonyms such as bedframe, bedstead, or simply, bed. Some other options to describe a bedstead could be a bed base, bed platform, or bed support system. The term "mattress foundation" also fits, as it refers to the full base that provides support for the mattress, including the bedstead. Regardless of the term used, a bedstead serves an important purpose in ensuring a comfortable and sturdy sleeping surface for a peaceful night's rest.

Synonyms for Bedstead:

What are the hypernyms for Bedstead?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Bedstead

He began pacing the room, and Betty sat on the edge of the narrow jail bedstead and watched him with tearful eyes.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
"Looks like Providence," observed the lieutenant, making a lunge with the dagger at a knot in the bedstead.
William McFee
It looked like a half-grown bedstead, the colour very pretty.
"From Edinburgh to India & Burmah"
William G. Burn Murdoch

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