Definition of 'deathbed'
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They are not merely woollen figurines, illustrative of a deathbed scene in some generic way. 1066: and the Hidden History of the Bayeux Tapestry (2004)She veers between charmingly flirtatious and excessively winsome, the latter especially when preparing for her deathbed scene. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Much better to imagine the deathbed scene, when at least you'll be around to lap up the attention. Times, Sunday Times (2010)After nursing her father on his deathbed this year, she made a slip-up and forgot to pay for three months. The Sun (2013)
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