an accommodation offered by an inn, hotel, or especially a private home, consisting of a room for the night and breakfast the next morning for one inclusive price.
an inn, hotel, or private home offering such an accommodation.
Instead, I stayed in a bed-and-breakfast kind of place near the sea, so near that everything in it felt damp all the time.
My Time on the Set of ‘Jaws,’ or How to Get a Photo of a Frickin’ Mechanical Shark Tom Shales August 16, 2014
I was brought up Italian, and taught how to work a room and take care of the guests at the bed-and-breakfast my parents owned.
Steven Tyler’s Idol Reincarnation Peter Lauria January 16, 2011
- Bed bath
noun another name for blanket bath Contemporary Examples You know how bed bath & Beyond sells those white noise machines that help you sleep? I’m in Love With David Gergen Jessi Klein October 14, 2008 Historical Examples After an hour the bed bath may be taken, but a tub bath should not be taken until […]
- Bed and pep
adjective (Brit) (of a stock-exchange transaction) complying with regulations for self-select PEPs, a shareholding being sold in the evening and bought back the next morning for the shareholder’s own PEP
- Bed board
a thin, rigid board placed between a mattress and bedspring to give firm support. living quarters and meals: In this school students must pay by the week for bed and board. one’s home regarded as exemplifying the obligations of marriage: He said he would not be responsible for her debts after she left his bed […]
- Bed bolt
a bolt on a bed for attaching a side rail to the head or foot.