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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To decorate something such as a building or street by hanging things all over it.

Usage examples (27)
  • It is a great weakness to want to bedeck oneself in qualities which are not his own
  • A saddle all craft-bedeck'd, seemly with treasure.
  • Posters of Clinton and Jiang, in heroic poses, bedeck city streets.
  • French and Belgian Allies, and two rows of medals bedeck her khaki jacket. for more
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