Definition of Bedimming

1. Verb. (present participle of bedim) ¹



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Definition of Bedimming

1. bedim [v] - See also: bedim

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bedimming

bedhopping
bedhops
bediaper
bediapered
bediapering
bediapers
bediasite
bediasites
bedide
bedight
bedighted
bedighting
bedights
bedim
bedimmed
bedimming (current term)
bedimple
bedimpled
bedimples
bedimpling
bedims
bedinner
bedinnered
bedip
bedirt
bedirtied
bedirties
bedirty
bedirtying

Literary usage of Bedimming

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1. George Eliot's Works by George Eliot (1893)
"It is precisely those superstitions which hang about your mind like bedimming clouds, my Romola, that make one great reason why I could wish we were two ..."

2. The Mythology of All Races by John Arnott MacCulloch, Louis Herbert Gray, George Foot Moore, Alice Werner (1917)
"In this story it is not difficult to recognize a storm-myth thinly disguised: a hero on a mountain ( = cloud) smites a large dragon bedimming the earth; ..."

3. A Constitutional View of the Late War Between the States: Its Causes by Alexander Hamilton Stephens (1868)
"... an element of our social polity, we may confidently appeal to those future ages, which, when the bedimming mists of passion and prejudice have vanished, ..."

4. Southern Literary Messenger (1858)
"... which, when the bedimming mists of passion and prejudice have vanished, will examine it in the pure light of truth, and pronounce the final sentence of ..."

5. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1828)
"... most frequently into contact, but whom, nevertheless, they seldom or ever saw, except through the bedimming or discolouring medium of party prejudice. ..."

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