bed place

Origin of bed place

First recorded in 1560–70 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for bed place

Historical Examples of bed place

  • Harvey saw with disgust that there were no sheets on his bed-place.

    "Captains Courageous"

    Rudyard Kipling

  • Emma, go in quietly and bring out my telescope, which is over my bed-place.

    The Settlers in Canada

    Frederick Marryat

  • I dropped my head immediately, that I might not be discovered, and turned into my bed-place.

    Jacob Faithful

    Captain Frederick Marryat

  • We assisted old Tom into the other “bed-place” in the cabin.

    Jacob Faithful

    Captain Frederick Marryat

  • I crawled into my bed-place in the dark, and slept soundly after my fatigue.

    The Little Savage

    Captain Frederick Marryat