breakfast in bed
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- Breakfast served to one in bed upon waking.
- (intransitive) To enjoy one's breakfast while in bed.
1876, Charles James Dunphie, The Splendid Advantages of Being a Woman, page 67:
- Not that I "go in" for breakfasting in bed. It is a lazy, ignoble habit. A man ought to divide his life fairly between bed and board.