Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of bedspring.

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Examples

  • There were straight-back walnut chairs, a wood lathe, twin bedsprings, and two 75 lb dogs; surprisingly, the two dog houses were gone.

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  • Jeff Hadlock , a quality-systems manager at the company's Carthage bedding plant, helps integrate technology that streamlines factory operations, such as automated equipment that welds metal frames onto sets of bedsprings.

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  • The company has responded by pushing through price hikes, boosting the price it charges mattress makers for its bedsprings by 8%.

    Too Early to Hire, Cautious CEO Says

  • The bedsprings sang like a church choir at the sudden weight—even though I was barely a hundred pounds, and most of that was in my hips, butt, and thighs.

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  • The alcohol in my bloodstream becomes my ally, and my youth gives me strength, and I ride her until the bedsprings sing the Ode to Joy.

    Minnesota Menage

  • A shift in his weight to rouse a moan from the bedsprings or a sigh from the duvet would have him zeroed.

    Sleepwalkers

  • When the anticipation lapsed into frustration, he relaxed his muscles, the bedsprings creaking under him as he eased over onto his back.

    Sleepwalkers

  • Hooves spray red dirt as the horse crushes through creosote, smashing waxy leaves, halting inches from the girl who's making happy fists, jumping up and down as if on bedsprings, the mother gone momentarily, from memory.

    Her Dream of Ending

  • Go to the ruins of a home in the woods or in an empty field, and you'll find the old foundation and some bricks and a trash heap pit out back with various bedsprings and chicken wire.

    The bad flowers

  • The alcohol in my bloodstream becomes my ally, and my youth gives me strength, and I ride her until the bedsprings sing theOde to Joy.

    Minnesota Menage

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