go to bed
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- To lie down to sleep, to put oneself in one's bed
2013 July 19, Ian Sample, “Irregular bedtimes may affect children's brains”, The Guardian Weekly, volume 189, number 6, page 34:
- Irregular bedtimes may disrupt healthy brain development in young children, according to a study of intelligence and sleeping habits. ¶ Going to bed at a different time each night affected girls more than boys, but both fared worse on mental tasks than children who had a set bedtime, researchers found.
- it's ten minutes past your bed-time; go to bed!; it's been a long day - I think I'll just go to bed
- (to lie down to sleep): hit the sack
to lie down to sleep