bestrew

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verb be·strew \bi-ˈstrü, bē-\

Definition of bestrew

bestrewed

bestrewed

or

bestrewn

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bestrewing

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  strew

  3. 2 :  to lie scattered over

Examples of bestrew in a sentence

  1. <the flower girl delightedly bestrewed the aisle with rose petals>

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of bestrew

before 12th century


BESTREW Defined for English Language Learners

bestrew

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verb be·strew \bi-ˈstrü, bē-\

Definition of bestrew for English Language Learners

  • : to cover (a surface) with something


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