bed·​lam·​ite ˈbed-lə-ˌmīt How to pronounce bedlamite (audio)
bedlamite adjective

Word History


bedlam + -ite entry 1

First Known Use

1589, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of bedlamite was in 1589

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Cite this Entry

“Bedlamite.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Oct. 2023.

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