verb[with object] • archaic
- 1Make wicked; deprave.More example sentences
- If she keep not promise I will beshrew her head!
- 2Invoke evil upon; curse; blame for a misfortune.More example sentences
- And she beshrewed herself for so unkindly judging of his unkindness.
- Beshrew her heart, what a fright she put me to!
- "Beshrew the old fool!" muttered Sir William Howe, growing impatient of her obstinacy, and ashamed of the emotion into which he had been betrayed.