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  1. a plot of ground in which flowers are grown in a garden, park, etc
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Examples from the Web for flowerbed

Historical Examples of flowerbed

  • Two under-gardeners are at work upon a flowerbed as he passes.

    The Errand Boy

    Horatio Alger

  • The moon had shone full on his face as he left the flowerbed.


    P. G. Wodehouse

  • "My supper's in the fireless cooker," Mrs. Cadara would say, and stay out in the cool yard, weeding her flowerbed bed.

  • Therefore that dog set to work, in a manner highly praiseworthy (save, indeed, upon a flowerbed).

    Cradock Nowell, Vol. 3 (of 3)

    Richard Doddridge Blackmore

  • The child that hasn't a flowerbed or a garden of its ownest own is being cheated out of its birthright.