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bedizen

verb

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to make more attractive by adding something that is beautiful or becoming
  • an elderly actress bedizening herself with makeup and jewelry

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The first known use of bedizen was in 1661

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“Bedizen.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bedizen. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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