Meaning of “bedside manner” in the English Dictionary


"bedside manner" in American English

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bedside mannernoun [ U ]

us /ˈbedˌsɑɪd ˈmæn·ər/

the way a doctor behaves toward people being treated to make them feel comfortable:

He’s a good surgeon but he has an awful bedside manner.

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