The space beside a bed, typically that of someone who is ill
he was summoned to the bedside of a dying man
a bedside lamp
space by the side of a bed (especially the bed of a sick or dying person); "the doctor stood at her bedside"
For an unattached male to dream of sitting at a females bedside, or talking to her at the bedside, signifies marriage. To the unattached female sitting by a mans bedside indicates that marriage will elude you for now.