sunbed

n.
1 a lightweight, usu. folding, chair with a seat long enough to support the legs, used for sunbathing.
2 a bed for lying on under a sun-lamp.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • sunbed — UK [ˈsʌnˌbed] / US noun [countable] Word forms sunbed : singular sunbed plural sunbeds 1) British a machine with special lamps that you lie under in order to get a suntan (= make your skin darker) 2) a type of chair with a long seat that you can… …   English dictionary

  • sunbed — [[t]sʌ̱nbed[/t]] sunbeds N COUNT A sunbed is a piece of equipment with ultraviolet lights. You lie on it to make your skin browner …   English dictionary

  • sunbed — sun·bed (sŭnʹbĕd ) n. See tanning bed. * * * …   Universalium

  • sunbed — noun A device emitting ultraviolet radiation used to produce a cosmetic suntan. Syn: tanning bed …   Wiktionary

  • sunbed — sun|bed [ˈsʌnbed] n 1.) a metal structure the size of a bed that you lie on to make your skin brown using light from special lamps 2.) a ↑sun lounger →↑sunlamp …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sunbed — sun|bed [ sʌn,bed ] noun count a TANNING BED …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • sunbed — n. (British) lounge chair used to lie on to get a suntan; bed for lying under a sunlamp …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sunbed — noun Brit. 1》 a lounger used for sunbathing. 2》 an apparatus for acquiring a tan, consisting of two banks of sunlamps between which one lies or stands …   English new terms dictionary

  • sunbed — noun (C) 1 a metal structure the size of a bed that you lie on to make your skin brown using light from special lamps 2 a sun lounger see also: sunlamp …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • sunbed — [ˈsʌnˌbed] noun [C] 1) a machine with special lights that you lie under to get a SUNTAN 2) a type of chair with a long seat that you can sit or lie on to enjoy the sun …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

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