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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 bunk /ˈbʌŋk/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bunk n.
 1. A wooden case or box, which serves for a seat in the daytime and for a bed at night. [U.S.]
 2. One of a series of berths or bed places in tiers; as, to sleep in the top bunk.
 3. A piece of wood placed on a lumberman's sled to sustain the end of heavy timbers. [Local, U.S.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Bunk, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Bunked p. pr. & vb. n. Bunking.] To go to bed in a bunk; -- sometimes with in. [Colloq. U.S.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a long trough for feeding cattle [syn: feed bunk]
      2: a bed on a ship or train; usually in tiers [syn: berth, built
         in bed]
      3: a rough bed (as at a campsite)
      4: unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false
         statements) [syn: bunkum, buncombe, guff, rot, hogwash]
      5: a message that seems to convey no meaning [syn: nonsense,
         nonsensicality, meaninglessness, hokum]
      6: beds built one above the other [syn: bunk bed]
      v 1: avoid paying; "beat the subway fare" [syn: beat]
      2: provide with a bunk; "We bunked the children upstairs"
      3: flee; take to one's heels; cut and run; "If you see this
         man, run!"; "The burglars escaped before the police showed
         up" [syn: run, scarper, turn tail, lam, run away,
          hightail it, head for the hills, take to the woods,
          escape, fly the coop, break away]