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tr.v. dight or dight·ed, dight·ing, dights Archaic
To dress; adorn.
[Middle English dighten, from Old English dihtan, to arrange, from Latin dictāre, to dictate, order; see dictate.]
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vb (tr) , dights, dighting, dight or dighted
(Military) to adorn or equip, as for battle
[Old English dihtan to compose, from Latin dictāre to dictate]
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v.t. dight dight•ed, dight•ing.
Archaic. to adorn.
[before 1000; Middle English; Old English dihtan to arrange, compose < Latin dīctāre (see dictate)]
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Past participle: dight/dighted
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