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from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. confined to bed (by illness)


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  • First off I thought he was pushin 'one of these sick-abed chairs, like they use on the board walk at Atlantic City.

    Shorty McCabe

  • She is sick-abed this minute, and she _will_ keep up! "

    The Other Girls


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