Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To tear; tear around the sides of; tatter.
  • v. To wet with tears.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To wet with tears.

Etymologies

From be- +‎ tear (“to rend”). (Wiktionary)
From be- +‎ tear. (Wiktionary)

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