go to bed with

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go to bed with (one)

To have sexual intercourse with someone. No, I'm not going to bed with my date tonight—I only just met him!
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go to bed with

1. Engage in sex with; see go all the way, def. 2.
2. go to bed with the chickens. Retire very early, as in She made the children go to bed with the chickens. The chickens here alludes to the fact that domestic fowl generally go to sleep at sundown.
3. Also, get in or into bed with . Form a close association with, as in There's always the danger that the inspectors will get in bed with the industries they're supposed to be inspecting . This usage simply extends the sexual relationship of def. 1 to broader use.
4. go to bed. Start printing a newspaper or other publication. The allusion here is that the morning newspaper is usually printed sometime during the night before. For example, It's too late for your story; the paper went to bed half an hour ago. [Mid-1800s]
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go to bed with

To have sexual relations with.
See also: bed
References in classic literature ?
All these queer proceedings increased my uncomfortableness, and seeing him now exhibiting strong symptoms of concluding his business operations, and jumping into bed with me, I thought it was high time, now or never, before the light was put out, to break the spell into which I had so long been bound.
A Mad Couple Well Matched (1639) has a 'Bed put forth, Alicia in it' and when a figure gets into bed with her she tells him 'you may draw the Curtaines, and sleepe by me'.
And after she awakens his words indicate that he tries to get into bed with her; when she resists he says, 'These cushens first shall stop thy breath, /If thou but shreekest harke how ile frame thy death', from which we learn that the property is a substantial bed with curtains and pillows.
Many a toddler has climbed into bed with mommy and daddy after waking from a nightmare or thunderstorm in the wee hours of the morning.