a bed, originating in Scandinavia in the 1930s, consisting of a simple shallow box for holding a mattress situated on a slightly recessed pedestal.
Palette, Pallet, Or Palate?Palette, pallet, and palate are homophones, which means they’re all pronounced the same way, but mean different things.
Words And Phrases Your Parents Used That You Can’t Use NowParenting has changed over the years and so has the language. While some phrases were popular years ago, today they are obsolete ... and for good reason. Here are ten old expressions that your parents might have used but you wouldn't dare use today.
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Examples from the Web for platform bed
I suddenly roused myself and sat up on the platform-bed, and, I remember, found myself still smiling quietly at my memories.Short Stories|Fiodor Dostoievski