beseem

verb be·seem \ bi-ˈsēm \

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

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

First Known Use of beseem

13th century

beseem Synonyms

Synonyms
befit, do [archaic], fit [archaic], go, serve, suit
Related Words
satisfy, suffice; function, work


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