urinating in bed, especially habitually and involuntarily; enuresis.
Informal: Often Disparaging. exhibition of emotional overreaction, as anxiety or alarm, to events, especially major decisions or outcomes: No doubt the executive order will be received by environmentalists with the usual bedwetting.
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British Dictionary definitions for bed-wetting
the act or habit of involuntarily urinating in bed: Technical name: enuresis
- bed-wetter, noun
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