bedside manner

noun

Definition of bedside manner

  1. :  the manner that a physician assumes toward patients

Examples of bedside manner in a sentence

  1. A number of patients have complained about the doctor's impersonal bedside manner.

  2. a nurse with a warm bedside manner

1848

First Known Use of bedside manner

1848


BEDSIDE MANNER Defined for English Language Learners

bedside manner

noun

Definition of bedside manner for English Language Learners

  • : the way a doctor or nurse behaves with patients


Medical Dictionary

bedside manner

noun

Medical Definition of bedside manner

  1. :  the manner that a physician assumes toward patients


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