take to one's bed

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of take to one's bed

: to confine oneself to one's bed for a long time
  • He became ill and took to his bed.

Word by Word Definitions

take play
  1. : to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as

  2. : to seize or capture physically

  3. : to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing

  1. : a distinct or personal point of view, outlook, or assessment

  2. : an act or the action of taking: such as

  3. : the uninterrupted photographing or televising of a scene

bed play
  1. : a piece of furniture on or in which to lie and sleep

  2. : a place of sex relations

  3. : marital relationship

  1. : to find or make sleeping accommodations

  2. : to go to bed

  3. : to form a layer


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