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beseems

verb
present tense third-person singular of beseem, archaic

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to be fitting or proper
  • ordered his servants to deck the hall with such adornments as might beseem for the holidays

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“Beseems.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/beseems. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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