Definition of bedight in English:


Line breaks: be|dight
Pronunciation: /bɪˈdʌɪt


Adorned: a Christmas pudding bedight with holly
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  • 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-a-quartern of ignited brandy, and bedight with Christmas holly stuck into the top.
  • This very mare I rode - my bay, best of my horses, had laid upon her back a crimson cloth bedight with patterns worked in blue.
  • He would wear no clothe but of scarlet and fur, and all his weapons were bedight with gold.


late Middle English: past participle of archaic bedight 'equip, array' (see be-, dight).

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