Definition of Bedew

1. Verb. Cover with drops of dew or as with dew.

Generic synonyms: Wet



Definition of Bedew

1. v. t. To moisten with dew, or as with dew.

Definition of Bedew

1. Verb. (transitive) To make wet with or as if with dew. ¹

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Definition of Bedew

1. to wet with dew [v -ED, -ING, -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bedew

bederal
bederals
bederite
bedes
bedesman
bedesmen
bedeswoman
bedevil
bedeviled
bedeviling
bedevilled
bedevilling
bedevilment
bedevilments
bedevils
bedew (current term)
bedewed
bedewer
bedewers
bedewing
bedews
bedewy
bedfast
bedfellow
bedfellows
bedform
bedforms
bedframe
bedframes
bedful

Literary usage of Bedew

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1. A Collection of Poems in Six Volumes by Robert Dodsley (1782)
"... and with her tears bedew'd> Its ripen'd feeds from bank to bank convey'd, And with her lover whiten'd half the ..."

2. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1851)
"Play-mat« of my early yean, Still beside tby grave I linger, And bedew its turf with tears. Spring has come, with balmy sweetness, Nature's beauties to ..."

3. The Annual of Scientific Discovery, Or, Year-book of Facts in Science and Art by David Ames Wells, Charles Robert Cross, John Trowbridge, Samuel Kneeland, George Bliss (1861)
"... some of those illusions of the eye or of the brain which have sometimes disturbed the tranquillity of science. — North British bedew. ..."

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