Share this entry

Share this page


Saltos de línea: bed|sore
Pronunciación: /ˈbɛdsɔː

Definición de bedsore en inglés:


A sore developed by an invalid because of pressure caused by lying in bed in one position. Also called decubitus ulcer.
Example sentences
  • I was astonished to see patients coming out of hospital with big infected bedsores.
  • I saw her develop bedsores, and the bedsores heal just in time for another hospital admission and another set of sores to form.
  • He spent most of his days in bed, trying to keep himself from throwing up his medications, moving from time to time to take the pressure off his bedsores, and listening to music as he faded in and out of fevered consciousness.

Words that rhyme with bedsore


Definición de bedsore en:

Share this entry

Share this page


¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día snarf
Pronunciación: snɑːf
eat or drink quickly or greedily