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Meaning of BESEEM

Pronunciation:  bi'seem

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  accord or comport with
 

BESEEM is a 6 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: befit, suit
 
 See Also: agree, check, correspond, fit, gibe, jibe, match, tally

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Be*seem"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Beseemed}; p. pr. & vb.
    n. {Beseeming}.] [Pref. be- + seem.]
    Literally: To appear or seem (well, ill, best, etc.) for
    (one) to do or to have. Hence: To be fit, suitable, or proper
    for, or worthy of; to become; to befit.
    
          A duty well beseeming the preachers.     --Clarendon.
    
          What form of speech or behavior beseemeth us, in our
          prayers to God ?                         --Hocker.
    
    
  2. \Be*seem"\, v. i.
    To seem; to appear; to be fitting. [Obs.] ``As beseemed
    best.'' --Spenser.
    
    
 

 

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