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Meaning of BEGRIME

Pronunciation:  bi'grIm

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  make soiled, filthy, or dirty; "don't soil your clothes when you play outside!"
 

BEGRIME is a 7 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: bemire, colly, dirty, grime, soil
 
 Antonyms: clean, make clean
 
 See Also: alter, blemish, change, contaminate, crock, foul, mire, muck, muck up, mud, muddy, muddy up, pollute, slime, smear, splash, spot

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Be*grime"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Begrimed}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Begriming}.]
To soil with grime or dirt deeply impressed or rubbed in.

      Books falling to pieces and begrimed with dust.
                                               --Macaulay.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: bemire, bemud, besmoke, besoil, dirt, dirty, dirty up, dust, foul, grime, mire, muck, muck up, muddy, slime, smirch, smoke, smooch, smudge, soot, tarnish
 

 

 

 

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