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besmear

Saltos de línea: be|smear
Pronunciación: /bɪˈsmɪə
 
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Definición de besmear en inglés:

verbo

[with object] literary
Smear or cover with a greasy or sticky substance: a shirt hideously besmeared with the blood of the victim
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • A few of his followers remained with him as he came forward along the way on horseback, the way was besmeared with much blood of men and horses.
  • And let us bathe our hands in blood up to the elbows, and besmear our swords.
  • The grand stone buildings with the engraved inlays and elegantly dressed people shared the same street as the dirt besmeared street urchins who dodged in and out of the traffic.

Origen

Old English bismierwan (see be-, smear).

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