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Meaning of BEGILD

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  decorate with, or as if with, gold leaf or liquid gold

BEGILD is a 6 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: engild, gild
 See Also: adorn, beautify, decorate, embellish, grace, ornament



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Be*gild"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Begilded} or {Begilt}.]
To gild. --B. Jonson.

Thesaurus Terms
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