from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To defy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To dare; defy.


From be- +‎ dare. (Wiktionary)


  • Delacroix had a studio to the south; she also would 'bedare the sun.'

    The History of David Grieve

  • It was brave and ardent, like a young eaglet, "with eyes intentive to bedare the sun;" but it had its traditions to lay down, its experience to buy, and large sections of its military lesson still to learn.

    Fields of Victory

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