Definition of beldam
: an old woman
Examples of beldam in a sentence
<knocking on the beldam's door on Halloween was once an annual ritual for the kids in the neighborhood>
Variants of beldam
Origin of beldam
Middle English beldam grandmother, from Anglo-French bel beautiful + Middle English dam
First Known Use: 1520
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