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- n. The bed shared by a newly-married couple.
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- n. the bed shared by a newly wed couple
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Kudra took to the marriage bed the way a water buffalo takes to a mud wallow.
What would he have made of the old one; the wrestling to the death, with the throned Queen watching; the marriage bed in the dark cave, the shameless torchlight?
He had lately turned the marriage bed into a field of scurrility and seaminess.