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bedfellow

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noun bed·fel·low \-ˌfe-(ˌ)lō\

Simple Definition of bedfellow

  • : a person or thing that is associated or connected with another

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bedfellow

  1. 1 :  one who shares a bed with another

  2. 2 :  associate, ally <political bedfellows>

Examples of bedfellow in a sentence

  1. <a child-welfare cause that has made bedfellows of activists who are normally on opposite ends of the political spectrum>



15th Century

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15th century

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