bedrest bedrest

Definition(s):

  • (n) confinement to bed continuously (as in the case of some sick or injured persons)

Usage(s):

  1. Most bedrest deaths are caused by big, migrating blood clots which form in veins constricted by the unnatural position.
  2. When Ike had a heart attack, he got prescribed morphine and bedrest.

Quotes

  • "He's had this for awhile, and it's been treated with medication," Piniella said. "The prescription basically is for bedrest for about a week."
    on Aug 8, 2007 By: Lou Piniella Source: MLB.com

Word of the Day
cynic cynic
/ˈsɪ nɪk /