bedeck

verb be·deck \ bi-ˈdek , bē- \
Updated on: 8 Dec 2017

Definition of bedeck

transitive verb
1 : to clothe with finery : deck
2 : decorate 2

Examples of bedeck in a Sentence

  1. bedecked the house with hundreds of miniature lights for the party

  2. the ladies arrived bedecked in furs

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First Known Use of bedeck

1565


BEDECK Defined for English Language Learners

bedeck

verb

Definition of bedeck for English Language Learners

  • : to decorate (someone or something) with things : to add decorative things to (something or someone)


BEDECK Defined for Kids

bedeck

verb be·deck \ bi-ˈdek \

Definition of bedeck for Students

bedecked; bedecking
: to dress up or decorate with showy things
  • bedecked with ribbon


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