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be laid up

to be ​forced to ​stay in ​bed because of an ​illness or ​accident: She's been laid up in ​bed withflu for a ​week.
(Definition of be laid up from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be laid up”
in Chinese (Simplified) 被迫卧床…
in Chinese (Traditional) 被迫臥床…
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