American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Use "bedfast" in a sentence
"When the visitors stopped coming, Mamaw fell into depression, went bedfast."
"Or Jim McQuiggin, in Ireland, nursing his completely helpless, bedfast wife, twenty-four hours a day, year after year."
"And her father and mother, sister died with tuberculosis, set it on me and I was bedfast five months."