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bedfast (adj.)

"bedridden," 1630s, from bed (n.) + fast (adj.).

updated on April 26, 2017

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Definitions of bedfast from WordNet

bedfast (adj.)
confined to bed (by illness);
Synonyms: bedridden / bedrid / sick-abed
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