bedded

3 definitions found

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

Bed \Bed\, verb (used with an object) [imp. & p. p. {Bedded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bedding}.]

1. To place in a bed. [Obs.] --Bacon.

2. To make partaker of one's bed; to cohabit with.

I'll to the Tuscan wars, and never bed her. --Shak.

3. To furnish with a bed or bedding.

4. To plant or arrange in beds; to set, or cover, as in a bed of soft earth; as, to bed the roots of a plant in mold.

5. To lay or put in any hollow place, or place of rest and security, surrounded or inclosed; to embed; to furnish with or place upon a bed or foundation; as, to bed a stone; it was bedded on a rock.

Among all chains or clusters of mountains where large bodies of still water are bedded. --Wordsworth.

6. (Masonry) To dress or prepare the surface of stone) so as to serve as a bed.

7. To lay flat; to lay in order; to place in a horizontal or recumbent position. "Bedded hair." --Shak.

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

Bedded \Bed"ded\, adjective Provided with a bed; as, double-bedded room; placed or arranged in a bed or beds.

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

bedded

adjective

1: deposited or arranged in horizontal layers; "stratified rock" [syn: {stratified}, {bedded}] [ant: {unstratified}]

2: having a bed or beds as specified [ant: {bedless}]


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