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abed

[uh-bed] /əˈbɛd/
adverb
1.
in bed:
to stay abed late on Sundays.
2.
confined to bed.
Origin
1200-1300
1200-1300; Middle English; see a-1, bed

A.B.Ed.

1.
Bachelor of Arts in Education.
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British Dictionary definitions for abed

abed

/əˈbɛd/
adverb
1.
(archaic) in bed
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Word Origin and History for abed
adv.

Old English on bedde "in bed," from a- (1) + bed (n.). As one word from 17c.

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