Deathbed

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English

Noun

Deathbed (plural Deathbeds)
  1. The bed on which someone dies
  2. The last hours before death

Thesaurus

agony, death agonies, death groan, death rattle, death struggle, death throes, deathwatch, dying breath, eleventh-hour, extremity, final extremity, last agony, last breath, last gasp, last-minute, later, moribundity, throes of death

Alternative forms

note: all three forms are in use but deathbed seems to be preferred.

Etymology

death +‎ bed

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