bedew

verb
be·​dew | \ bi-ˈdü How to pronounce bedew (audio) , -ˈdyü, bē- \
bedewed; bedewing; bedews

Definition of bedew

transitive verb

: to wet with or as if with dew

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Examples of bedew in a Sentence

her forehead gently bedewed with perspiration

First Known Use of bedew

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bedew was in the 14th century

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“Bedew.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bedew. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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