follow Dictionary.com

Get the details behind our redesign

sleigh bed

noun
1.
a bed of the Empire period having raised ends terminating in outward scrolls.
Also called boat bed.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples for sleigh bed
  • Custom rooms might include limed oak chairs, a sleigh bed, windows opening to garden and barn.
  • In this picture they are represented in the curtains, the pillows, and the sleigh bed.

Word of The Day

Difficulty index for sleigh bed

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for sleigh

10
11
Scrabble Words With Friends