abed

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adverb or adjective \ə-ˈbed\

13th Century

First Known Use of abed

13th century


ABED Defined for English Language Learners

abed

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adverb or adjective \ə-ˈbed\

Definition of abed for English Language Learners

  • : lying in a bed


ABED Defined for Kids

abed

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adverb or adjective \ə-ˈbed\

Definition of abed for Students

  1. :  in bed <abed and asleep> <… she meant to lie abed … for a good long rest … — Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol>


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