bedspring


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  • noun

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(usually plural) one of the springs holding up the mattress of a bed

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A large, loosely fastened bedspring hangs in a pitchblack room.
It was hot and odorous and bereft of bargains unless one were interested in taking home a rusty bedspring to dazzle the folks at home.
She said the man carried her to an upstairs apartment and pushed her onto a bare bedspring, where she passed out.
The young man agrees and the woman begins to strap a bedspring to each of his elbows and knees.
By the time it jiggedy-jogged across home plate, Boomer had himself all coiled up like a bedspring.
We can hear every moan, groan, yelp and creaking bedspring.
This effort ended when Robbie succeeded in slashing Hughes's arm with a piece of bedspring that he had loosened.
The words of S J Perelman are not only funny but true: "Love is not the dying moan of a distant violin - it's the triumphant twang of a bedspring.
It seems the Kilcommons are not the only household that likes to test the bedsprings |
If you want to find out whether a firmer mattress would feel better than the one you're currently using, try putting a plywood board under your mattress to dampen the movement from the bedsprings, or try placing your mattress on the floor.
ere was a hospital there, with bedsprings lying around, there were houses, and it's in a beautiful place.
After it struck and we went back into her room there were only bedsprings left.
As we drove down the highway (at 35 mph) we crossed an overpass and I could look down and see a homeless village with houses made from old wood and cardboard, with old bedsprings protecting each little patch of space.