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Meaning of BEDAUB

Pronunciation:  bi'dob

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  spread or daub over

BEDAUB is a 6 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: besmear, smear
 See Also: cover



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Be*daub"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bedaubed} (?); p. pr. &
vb. n. {Bedaubing}.]
To daub over; to besmear or soil with anything thick and

      Bedaub foul designs with a fair varnish. --Barrow.

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