from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. Archaic To dress or array.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. to equip or bedeck

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To bedeck; to array or equip; to adorn.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To array; equip; dress; trick out; bedeck; invest.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. decorate


Middle English bidighten : bi-, be- + dighten, adorn; see dight.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Middle English bedighten, bidihten, equivalent to be- +‎ dight. (Wiktionary)



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