Meaning of “bedside” in the English Dictionary

"bedside" in British English

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bedsidenoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /ˈbed.saɪd/ us /ˈbed.saɪd/

the area at the side of a bed:

I like to have my phone at my bedside.

(Definition of “bedside” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bedside" in American English

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bedsidenoun [ U ]

us /ˈbedˌsɑɪd/

the place next to a bed:

She sat by his bedside, holding his hand.
bedside
adjective [ not gradable ] us /ˈbedˌsɑɪd/

(Definition of “bedside” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)