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deathbed

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noun death·bed \ˈdeth-ˌbed\

Definition of deathbed

  1. 1 :  the bed in which a person dies

  2. 2 :  the last hours of life

on one's deathbed

  1. :  near the point of death



Before 12th Century

First Known Use of deathbed

before 12th century

Rhymes with deathbed

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DEATHBED Defined for Kids

deathbed

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noun death·bed \ˈdeth-ˌbed\

Definition of deathbed for Students

  1. :  the bed a person dies in

on someone's deathbed

  1. :  very close to death




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deathbed

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noun death·bed \ˈdeth-ˌbed\

Medical Definition of deathbed

  1. 1:  the bed in which a person dies

  2. 2:  the last hours of life

on one's deathbed




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