beseem

verb be·seem \ bi-ˈsēm \

Definition of beseem

beseemed; beseeming; beseems
archaic : to be fitting or becoming
archaic : to be suitable to : befit

Examples of beseem in a Sentence

  1. ordered his servants to deck the hall with such adornments as might beseem for the holidays

First Known Use of beseem

13th century

in the meaning defined at intransitive sense

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