Definition of 'bedridden'
Example sentences containing 'bedridden'
It took her out of training for a year and she was bedridden for three months.Times, Sunday Times (2016) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Many sufferers can be bedridden for years.The Sun (2012)
She is bedridden and unable to do anything for herself.Times, Sunday Times (2011) The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He had MS and was bedridden for years.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
NOBODY goes to hospital for gourmet meals, but bedridden patients can be forgiven for expecting a nibble or two.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
It came to a point where I couldn't work and was bedridden for two weeks.Times, Sunday Times (2006) Christianity Today (2000)
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