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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)
Translations of “bedridden”
in Chinese (Simplified) (因病或受伤)卧床不起的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (因病或受傷)臥床不起的…
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