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Correct spelling: abed

Definition of abed:

  1. In bed, or on the bed.

Common misspellings for abed:

sabed, aged, ajed.


Google Ngram Viewer results for abed:

This graph shows how "abed" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

Examples of usage for abed:

  1. A light behind the drawn curtains of the officer's house told that his man was not abed but he waited a long moment after his summons before the door was opened, during which he heard the occupant moving about and another door close in the rear. –  by
  2. That was the first idea that presented itself to his mind; but at that hour Mr Vaughan would be abed and he- a Maroon- might not be admitted, unless, indeed, he could show, by pleading the urgency of his errand, good cause for arousing the Custos from his slumber. –  by
  3. After this adventure, whenever Mickleby was lying abed at night, the woman with whom he danced would appear standing beside his bed. – The Fairy-Faith in Celtic Countries by W. Y. Evans Wentz

Quotes for abed:

  1. The abilities of man must fall short on one side or the other, like too scanty a blanket when you are abed. If you pull it upon your shoulders, your feet are left bare; if you thrust it down to your feet, your shoulders are uncovered.
  2. I never knew a man come to greatness or eminence who lay abed late in the morning.

Rhymes for abed:

  1. bed, bread, dead, dread, ed, fed, head, lead, led, med, read, red, retread, said, shed, shred, sled, spread, stead, ted, thread, tread, unread, unsaid, unwed, wed, widespread, zed, bled, bred, fled, fred, ged, pled, sped, jed, ned, freda, reade, redd, dred, wedd, swed;
  2. ahead, behead, embed, imbed, instead, purebred, adread, misled;
  3. infrared, interbred, overfed, overhead, thoroughbred, biomed;