be·​flum | \ bi-ˈfləm, bē- \
beflummed; beflummed; beflumming; beflums

Definition of beflum

chiefly Scottish
: to deceive especially by flattery

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History and Etymology for beflum

be- + flum; perhaps influenced by Scots blaflum to cajole

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“Beflum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beflum. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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