Definition of bedim in English:

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bedim

Pronunciation: /bəˈdim/

verb (bedims, bedimming, bedimmed)

[with object] literary
Cause to become dim: a slight cloud would bedim the sky
More example sentences
  • It is the unbreakable staff of the arm, it has the powerful luster and its light even bedims the radiance of the sun.
  • At a Texas State Fair some four or five years since the President of the Confederate States was seen turning, with eyes bedimmed by tears, away from a picture at which he had been silently gazing.
  • This is often translated into a feeling of ‘distance’, specifically the notion of observing or having one's view bedimmed or obscured by some form of barrier.

Words that rhyme with bedim

brim, crim, dim, glim, grim, Grimm, gym, him, hymn, Jim, Kim, limb, limn, nim, prim, scrim, shim, Sim, skim, slim, swim, Tim, trim, vim, whim

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Syllabification: be·dim

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