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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.


  1. deathbed

    A deathbed refers to the bed in which a person lies or lays immediately before their death. It can also figuratively refer to the final moments before someone's death, regardless of the physical location.

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. Winston Churchill:

    When I look back on all the worries I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which never happened.

  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. 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.

  4. Lana Wood:

    He never did. And I don’t know that he ever will. Will there ever be a deathbed confession? Probably not. It just seems to be going that way. All I can do is have the truth printed.

  5. Sir Thomas More:

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

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