The Bedroom vocabulary
a piece of bedroom furniture with drawers and a mirror, that you use while dressing or putting on makeup, etc.
- She sat in front of her dressing table's mirror to brush her hair.
a piece of furniture on which you sleep or rest
- a single/double/twin bed
- She was lying on the bed. [in bed=under the blanket]
- He quickly made his bed.
a decorative cloth put over a bed, on the top of all the other covers
- This bedspread really suits my room.
a large piece of cloth, often made of wool, that you use on a bed to keep you warm
- The nurse wrapped a blanket around the baby.
a large piece of thin cloth that you use on a bed to cover the mattress and to lie on
- She tucked the bottom end of the sheet under the mattress.
the soft part of a bed, that you use to lie on
- I had to sleep on a mattress on the floor.
a rectangular bag made of cloth that is filled with soft materials, and is used to rest your head on when you are lying
- a feather/foam pillow
- I fluffed up the pillows for you.
American English nightstand, night table
a small table, often with a drawer, beside a bed
- He put the lamp down on the bedside table.
a clock that wakes you up at specified time
- I've set my alarm clock for five o'clock.
American English closet
a large piece of furniture or a space in a wall with a door where you hang your clothes
- a fitted/built-in/walk-in wardrobe
- a sliding door wardrobe
Chest of drawers
American English also bureau
a piece of furniture with several drawers in which you keep clothes such as underwear and socks
- We bought two chests of drawers for the house.