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English translation: trundle bed/day-bed

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12:28 Aug 9, 2001
Portuguese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Portuguese term or phrase: bicama
a rather ordinary piece of furniture, including one protrusible pull-out bed
Jose Correa
Brazil
Local time: 05:25
English translation:trundle bed/day-bed
Explanation:
A trundle bed is a low bed on wheels which is stored under an ordinary bed ready for use by visitors. Sometimes the top (ordinary) bed is used as a sofa during the day.
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Kathleen Goldsmith
Brazil
Local time: 05:25
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Summary of answers provided
na +2Sofabed
Alessandra Hall
natrundle bed/day-bed
Kathleen Goldsmith
naBunk Bed
Vivian


  

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Sofabed


Explanation:
Sofabed: by day, a regular sofa. By night, you can pull out a rudimentary mattress and it becomes a double bed.

I hope this helps.

Alessandra Hall
United States
Local time: 03:25

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Mabre
1 hr

agree  DrSantos
12 hrs
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20 hrs
Bunk Bed


Explanation:
If is a type of bedding on Ships or trains, that is how it calls. Also commum furniture for children

Main Entry: bunk

Etymology: probably short for bunker
Date: 1758
1 a : BUNK BED b : a built-in bed (as on a ship) that is often one of a tier of berths c : a sleeping place


Source: Webster

Sofa Bed - is not all together "sofabed".

Vivian : )






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Vivian
United States
Local time: 03:25
PRO pts in pair: 100
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5 days
trundle bed/day-bed


Explanation:
A trundle bed is a low bed on wheels which is stored under an ordinary bed ready for use by visitors. Sometimes the top (ordinary) bed is used as a sofa during the day.

Kathleen Goldsmith
Brazil
Local time: 05:25
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish, Native in PortuguesePortuguese
PRO pts in pair: 28
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I really appreciate it.
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