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  • v. To mark or cover with streaks.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To streak.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To mark or cover with streaks.

Etymologies

From be- +‎ streak. (Wiktionary)

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  • ...it is of an exceedingly rich, mottled tint, with a bestreaked snowy and golden ground, dotted with spots of the deepest crimson and purple.

    - Melville, Moby-Dick, ch. 94

    July 29, 2008