Besant

biographical name
Bes·​ant | \ˈbe-sᵊnt, -zᵊnt\

Definition of Besant 

Annie 1847–1933 née Wood English theosophist

Learn More about Besant

Dictionary Entries near Besant

bes

besa

Besançon

Besant

bes antler

bescattered

bescreen

Statistics for Besant

Look-up Popularity

More from Merriam-Webster on Besant

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with Besant

Comments on Besant

What made you want to look up Besant? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to move with a clumsy heavy tread

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Late Autumn 2018 Words of the Day Quiz

  • frosted-autumn-leaves
  • Which is a synonym of yahoo?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!