Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A bedroom.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A bedroom.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A chamber for a bed; an apartment form sleeping in.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An apartment or chamber intended or appropriated for a bed, or for sleep and repose.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a room used primarily for sleeping

Etymologies

bed +‎ chamber. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • My bedchamber is another huge shadowy place, with a dressing-room and bath as large as the ordinary drawing-room at home, furnished with old mahogany and silver fittings brought from Germany two generations ago.

    In Seven Stages: A Flying Trip Around the World

  • This approach to coupling within the bedchamber was the ultimate sacrament within the Order, and the two of them had been through intensive instruction in sacred union.

    The Poet Prince

  • Beyond the bedchamber was a bathchamber with a tub carved out of an oblong marble block, and with two spigots, both of shimmering bronze.

    Darkness

  • Charles and a gentleman of the bedchamber were the only two who came back sober.

    Bruges and West Flanders

  • His bedchamber was a small apartment at the back of the parlour, and here he packed his bag while conversing with his employer.

    Charlotte's Inheritance

  • Then the fact that the deceased was in the habit of keeping money in his bedchamber was a fact well known in the village, and not likely to be known outside of it, though of course it might have been.

    The Stillwater Tragedy

  • She inhabited the suite of rooms in which the murder had been committed; her bedchamber was the same which had belonged to the late marquise; her bed was the same; the window by which she had fled was before her eyes; and everything, down to the smallest article of furniture, recalled to her the details of that savage tragedy.

    Celebrated Crimes (Complete)

  • Where I found Commissioner Willoughby had sent for all his things away out of my bedchamber, which is a little disappointment, but it is better than pay too dear for them.

    Diary of Samuel Pepys — Complete

  • Before Leah could answer, the door to their bedchamber flew open, crashing back into the wall as it swung wide.

    Healing the Highlander

  • Leah paced back and forth in her bedchamber, impatiently waiting for Drew to return.

    Healing the Highlander

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