beseem

verb
be·seem | \bi-ˈsēm \
beseemed; beseeming; beseems

Definition of beseem 

intransitive verb

archaic : to be fitting or becoming

transitive verb

archaic : to be suitable to : befit

Examples of beseem in a Sentence

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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