Meaning of “bedridden” in the English Dictionary

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"bedridden" in British English

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bedriddenadjective

uk /ˈbed.rɪd.ən/ us /ˈbed.rɪd.ən/

having to stay in bed because of illness or injury:

His aunt was 93 and bedridden.

(Definition of “bedridden” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bedridden" in American English

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bedriddenadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈbedˌrɪd·ən/

unable to get out of bed because of illness or injury

(Definition of “bedridden” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)