Bedpost


Bedpost
Bedpost Bed"post`, n. 1. One of the four standards that support a bedstead or the canopy over a bedstead. [1913 Webster]

2. Anciently, a post or pin on each side of the bed to keep the clothes from falling off. See {Bedstaff}. --Brewer. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.