of anything, especially of a bed.
a vertical board or terminal at the head of a bed
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Lift up the bedsheets and look at mattress corners and around the headboard area.
They are often found between the headboard and a wall as well.
Sally propped her pillow against the headboard and lit another cigarette.
The painted headboard is gone and stuff's waiting to be hung on the wall.
My plan is to mount and frame them, then place them as a headboard in my guest bedroom.
The headboard on the bed shook and made noise for about ten seconds.
The plastic hardware on the drop side was broken and allowed the drop side to detach from the crib headboard in one corner.
Consumers are urged to check the bottom of the crib headboard for the model number.