bedchamber

2 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Bedchamber \Bed"cham'ber\, noun A chamber for a bed; an apartment form sleeping in. --Shak.

{Lords of the bedchamber}, eight officers of the royal household, all of noble families, who wait in turn a week each. [Eng.]

{Ladies of the bedchamber}, eight ladies, all titled, holding a similar official position in the royal household, during the reign of a queen. [Eng.]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

bedchamber

noun

1: a room used primarily for sleeping [syn: {bedroom}, {sleeping room}, {sleeping accommodation}, {chamber}, {bedchamber}]


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