bedight


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be·dight

 (bĭ-dīt′)
tr.v. be·dight or be·dight·ed, be·dight·ing, be·dights Archaic
To dress or array.

[Middle English bidighten : bi-, be- + dighten, adorn; see dight.]

bedight

(bɪˈdaɪt)
vb, -dights, -dighting, -dight or -dighted
(tr) to array or adorn
adj
(past participle of the verb) adorned or bedecked
[C14: from dight]

be•dight

(bɪˈdaɪt)

v.t. -dight, -dight -dight•ed, -dight•ing. Archaic.
to deck out; array.
[1350–1400]

bedight


Past participle: bedighted
Gerund: bedighting

Imperative
bedight
bedight
Present
I bedight
you bedight
he/she/it bedights
we bedight
you bedight
they bedight
Preterite
I bedight
you bedight
he/she/it bedight
we bedight
you bedight
they bedight
Present Continuous
I am bedighting
you are bedighting
he/she/it is bedighting
we are bedighting
you are bedighting
they are bedighting
Present Perfect
I have bedighted
you have bedighted
he/she/it has bedighted
we have bedighted
you have bedighted
they have bedighted
Past Continuous
I was bedighting
you were bedighting
he/she/it was bedighting
we were bedighting
you were bedighting
they were bedighting
Past Perfect
I had bedighted
you had bedighted
he/she/it had bedighted
we had bedighted
you had bedighted
they had bedighted
Future
I will bedight
you will bedight
he/she/it will bedight
we will bedight
you will bedight
they will bedight
Future Perfect
I will have bedighted
you will have bedighted
he/she/it will have bedighted
we will have bedighted
you will have bedighted
they will have bedighted
Future Continuous
I will be bedighting
you will be bedighting
he/she/it will be bedighting
we will be bedighting
you will be bedighting
they will be bedighting
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been bedighting
you have been bedighting
he/she/it has been bedighting
we have been bedighting
you have been bedighting
they have been bedighting
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been bedighting
you will have been bedighting
he/she/it will have been bedighting
we will have been bedighting
you will have been bedighting
they will have been bedighting
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been bedighting
you had been bedighting
he/she/it had been bedighting
we had been bedighting
you had been bedighting
they had been bedighting
Conditional
I would bedight
you would bedight
he/she/it would bedight
we would bedight
you would bedight
they would bedight
Past Conditional
I would have bedighted
you would have bedighted
he/she/it would have bedighted
we would have bedighted
you would have bedighted
they would have bedighted
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.bedight - decoratebedight - 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"
References in classic literature ?
In half a minute Mrs Cratchit entered -- flushed, but smiling proudly -- with the pudding, like a speckled cannon-ball, so hard and firm, blazing in half of half-a-quartern of ignited brandy, and bedight with Christmas holly stuck into the top.
But first hold up your sceptre and swear that you will give me the chariot, bedight with bronze, and the horses that now carry the noble son of Peleus.
Gaily bedight, A gallant knight, In sunshine and in shadow, Had journeyed long, Singing a song, In search of Eldorado.