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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deathbednoun

    the last few hours before death

  2. deathbednoun

    the bed on which a person dies


  1. deathbednoun

    The bed on which someone dies

  2. deathbednoun

    The last hours before death


  1. Deathbed

    A deathbed is a place where a person dies or lies during the last few hours before death.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Deathbednoun

    the bed in which a person dies; hence, the closing hours of life of one who dies by sickness or the like; the last sickness

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of deathbed in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of deathbed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of deathbed in a Sentence

  1. Richard Soliz thanks:

    I was literally on my deathbed and hanging from a string, and [ doctors and nurses ] tended to me as perfect strangers.

  2. Jake Schick:

    I’m not OK with it, and I won’t allow it, i’m going to be able to look at my son on my deathbed and know that I fought like hell to make it a better place. That’s why we have this nonprofit— these are the spearheads of bettering the lives of those warriors and those families.

  3. Sir Thomas More:

    No one, on his deathbed, ever regretted having been a Catholic.

  4. Fabrice:

    Asked about his beautiful gold pocket watch, Woody Allen said :"I'm very attached to it, my grandfather sold it to me on his deathbed!"

  5. Lauressa Gillock:

    The Lane Thomas Foundation is amazing to help these families that are going through organ donation to not worry about financials. It should never be an issue when your child is on their deathbed. Never.

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    an unincorporated business owned by a single person who is responsible for its liabilities and entitled to its profits
    • A. eminent
    • B. proprietary
    • C. foreordained
    • D. contiguous

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