bedeck


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be·deck

 (bĭ-dĕk′)
tr.v. be·decked, be·deck·ing, be·decks
To adorn or ornament in a showy fashion.

bedeck

(bɪˈdɛk)
vb
(tr) to cover with decorations; adorn

be•deck

(bɪˈdɛk)

v.t.
to adorn, esp. in a gaudy manner.
[1560–70]

bedeck


Past participle: bedecked
Gerund: bedecking

Imperative
bedeck
bedeck
Present
I bedeck
you bedeck
he/she/it bedecks
we bedeck
you bedeck
they bedeck
Preterite
I bedecked
you bedecked
he/she/it bedecked
we bedecked
you bedecked
they bedecked
Present Continuous
I am bedecking
you are bedecking
he/she/it is bedecking
we are bedecking
you are bedecking
they are bedecking
Present Perfect
I have bedecked
you have bedecked
he/she/it has bedecked
we have bedecked
you have bedecked
they have bedecked
Past Continuous
I was bedecking
you were bedecking
he/she/it was bedecking
we were bedecking
you were bedecking
they were bedecking
Past Perfect
I had bedecked
you had bedecked
he/she/it had bedecked
we had bedecked
you had bedecked
they had bedecked
Future
I will bedeck
you will bedeck
he/she/it will bedeck
we will bedeck
you will bedeck
they will bedeck
Future Perfect
I will have bedecked
you will have bedecked
he/she/it will have bedecked
we will have bedecked
you will have bedecked
they will have bedecked
Future Continuous
I will be bedecking
you will be bedecking
he/she/it will be bedecking
we will be bedecking
you will be bedecking
they will be bedecking
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been bedecking
you have been bedecking
he/she/it has been bedecking
we have been bedecking
you have been bedecking
they have been bedecking
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been bedecking
you will have been bedecking
he/she/it will have been bedecking
we will have been bedecking
you will have been bedecking
they will have been bedecking
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been bedecking
you had been bedecking
he/she/it had been bedecking
we had been bedecking
you had been bedecking
they had been bedecking
Conditional
I would bedeck
you would bedeck
he/she/it would bedeck
we would bedeck
you would bedeck
they would bedeck
Past Conditional
I would have bedecked
you would have bedecked
he/she/it would have bedecked
we would have bedecked
you would have bedecked
they would have bedecked
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.bedeck - decoratebedeck - decorate; "deck the halls with holly"
adorn, decorate, grace, ornament, embellish, beautify - make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.; "Decorate the room for the party"; "beautify yourself for the special day"
plume - deck with a plume; "a plumed helmet"

bedeck

verb decorate, grace, trim, array, enrich, adorn, garnish, ornament, embellish, festoon, beautify, bedight (archaic), bedizen (archaic), engarland Flags bedeck the balcony

bedeck

verb
To furnish with decorations:
Translations

bedeck

[bɪˈdek] VTadornar, engalanar

bedeck

[bɪˈdɛk] vt (= decorate) → parer

bedeck

vtschmücken

bedeck

[bɪˈdɛk] vtornare, decorare
References in classic literature ?
It is like a sheep-dog, always running backwards and forwards, poking into the most out-of-the-way corners, now climbing at a run some steep hummock of the down, and now leisurely going miles about to escape an ant-hill; and all the time (here, by the way, ends the sheep-dog) it is stopping to gossip with rillets vagabond as itself, or loitering to bedeck itself with flowers.
It was at the dawn of day in the merry Maytime, when hedgerows are green and flowers bedeck the meadows; daisies pied and yellow cuckoo buds and fair primroses all along the briery hedges; when apple buds blossom and sweet birds sing, the lark at dawn of day, the throstle cock and cuckoo; when lads and lasses look upon each other with sweet thoughts; when busy housewives spread their linen to bleach upon the bright green grass.
Methinks the air Is balmier now than it was wont to be -- Rich melodies are floating in the winds -- A rarer loveliness bedecks the earth -- And with a holier lustre the quiet moon Sitteth in Heaven.
At this early hour many sickly girls, whose business, like that of the poor worm, is to produce, with patient toil, the finery that bedecks the thoughtless and luxurious, traverse our streets, making towards the scene of their daily labour, and catching, as if by stealth, in their hurried walk, the only gasp of wholesome air and glimpse of sunlight which cheer their monotonous existence during the long train of hours that make a working day.
For a fresh, elegant look for spring bedrooms, white or champagne tones are timeless, romantic and naturally calming, making the perfect antidote to a busy day," says Julie Hall, head of design at Bedeck.
The Christmas Decorators sent a five-strong team to the West Bank city and used a "cherry picker" to bedeck the 55ft tree with around 50,000 red, green and white LED lights and over 6,500 red baubles, ranging in size from 80mm to 250mm.