Definition of Besitting

1. besit [v] - See also: besit



Lexicographical Neighbors of Besitting

besieges
besieging
besiegingly
besigh
besighed
besighing
besighs
besilesomab
besilver
besing
besinging
besings
besique
besit
besits
besitting
beskirt
beskirted
beskirting
beskirts
beslabber
beslabbered
beslabbering
beslabbers
beslap
beslave
beslaved
beslaver
beslavered
beslavering

Literary usage of Besitting

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Glossary of Tudor and Stuart Words: Especially from the Dramatists by Walter William Skeat, Anthony Lawson Mayhew (1914)
"Middleton, Blurt, Mr. Constable, i. 1 (Violetta). besit, to suit, befit. Spenser, FQ ii. 7. 10; besitting, befitting, id. iv. ..."

2. The British poets, including translations by British poets (1822)
"And that which is for Ladies most besitting, To stint all strife, and foster friendly peace, Was from those Dames so farre and so unfitting., As that, ..."

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