[ fohld-uh-wey ]
/ ˈfoʊld əˌweɪ /
designed to be folded out of the way when not in use: a foldaway bed.
an object, as a bed, that can be folded and stored away when not in use.
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Example sentences from the Web for foldaway
There were the two chairs and the two cots and the table, all of them foldaway.The Risk Profession|Donald Edwin Westlake
British Dictionary definitions for foldaway
/ (ˈfəʊldəˌweɪ) /
(prenominal) (of a bed) able to be folded and put away when not in use
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