bestrewn

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adjective be·strewn \bi-ˈstrün, bē-\

Definition of bestrewn

  1. :  having a scattered covering of something a path bestrewn with flowers/pebbles a table bestrewn with papers In my day the little hill on which the Washington Monument stands was still bestrewn with large chips of marble left by the builders. — H. L. Mencken I expected it to be a dive, dark and dank and bestrewn. — Ian Frazier … is bestrewn with critical jargon and pomposities … — Peter Kemp

First Known Use of bestrewn

1667


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