Definition of sickbed
: the bed on which one lies sick
Examples of sickbed in a Sentence
The general gave the orders from his sickbed.
Recent Examples of sickbed from the Web
The sickbed visit was the start of a dramatic showdown between the White House and the Justice Department in early 2004 that, according to Comey, was resolved only when Bush overruled Gonzales and Card.
Lonia lies in her sickbed in her North London home.
On the evening of February 5th, the Lincolns had shuttled between his upstairs sickbed and the East Room.
But the sickbed scenes form just part of the picture: Mr. Bowie is also shown, pen in hand, at a writing table, engaged in the act of creation.
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First Known Use of sickbed
SICKBED Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of sickbed for English Language Learners
: the bed on which a sick person lies
SICKBED Defined for Kids
Definition of sickbed for Students
: a bed on which a sick person lies
Medical Definition of sickbed
: the bed upon which one lies sick
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