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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 ?
Last night, before this terrible misfortune in which we are plunged befell us, I saw thee in thy everyday and indoor garments; and now, without having had time to attire thyself, and without my bringing thee any joyful tidings to furnish an occasion for adorning and bedecking thyself, I see thee arrayed in the finest attire it would be in my power to give thee when fortune was most kind to us.
Nor were the two ladies behind-hand, I ween, at the bedecking.
As the beauties of our own land delight in bedecking themselves with fanciful articles of jewellery, suspending them from their ears, hanging them about their necks, and clasping them around their wrists; so Fayaway and her companions were in the habit of ornamenting themselves with similar appendages.