Definition of Bedrid

1. Adjective. Confined to bed (by illness).

Exact synonyms: Bedfast, Bedridden, Sick-abed
Similar to: Ill, Sick



Definition of Bedrid

1. a. Confined to the bed by sickness or infirmity.

Definition of Bedrid

1. Adjective. (obsolete) bedridden ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Bedrid

1. bedfast [adj] - See also: bedfast

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bedrid

bedraped
bedrapes
bedraping
bedraw
bedream
bedrel
bedrench
bedrenched
bedrenches
bedrenching
bedrest
bedribble
bedribbled
bedribbles
bedribbling
bedrid (current term)
bedridden
bedriddenness
bedright
bedrights
bedrip
bedrite
bedrive
bedrivel
bedriveled
bedriveling
bedrivelled
bedrivelling
bedrivels
bedrizzle

Literary usage of Bedrid

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1. Jamieson's Dictionary of the Scottish Language: In which the Words are by John Jamieson, John Johnstone (1867)
"bedrid ; confined to bed. This Is an in version of AS leger-bedd, "a bed or couch ... bedrid, Galloway. Douglas.—Corr. perhaps from A. 8. ..."

2. An Essay on the Archaeology of Our Popular Phrases, and Nursery Rhymes by John Bellender Ker (1837)
"Why say ye not the gospel in bouses of bedrid, as ye do in rich mens, ... Why wilt thou not beg for pore bedrid men, that bin porer than any of your sect, ..."

3. The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and Parts by Thomas Allen (1839)
"garden plats backward, for poor bedrid people, (for id that street dwelt now other) built by aome prior of the Holy Trinity, to whom that ground belonged. ..."

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