the frame of a bed, including the bedrails, headboard, and footboard.

Origin of bedframe

First recorded in 1805–15; bed + frame Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for bedframe

Contemporary Examples of bedframe

  • Also, on their honeymoon, Edward breaks the bedframe from the ferocity of boning.

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    The Future of Twilight

    Natasha Vargas-Cooper

    July 1, 2010

Historical Examples of bedframe

  • He pressed the control button on the bedframe that lifted the head of the bed up so that he was in a semi-reclining position.

    Anything You Can Do ...

    Gordon Randall Garrett

  • He lay on a high bed, surrounded by prim white walls, and there was even a chart of some kind at the bottom of the bedframe.

    The Sky Is Falling

    Lester del Rey

  • The boots, the heavy, clumsy boots—they clung to the bedframe, with his feet half out of them.

    Death of a Spaceman

    Walter M. Miller