bed2 past tense and past participle bedded, present participle bedding [transitive]
to fix something firmly and deeply into something else
bed something in something
The foundations were bedded in cement.
to have sex with someone
bed downphrasal verb
to sleep somewhere which is not your bed and where you do not usually sleep:
Can I bed down on your sofa?
to make a person or animal comfortable in a place where they do not usually sleep