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Meaning of BEDIZEN

Pronunciation:  bi'dIzun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [v]  dress up garishly and tastelessly
  2. [v]  decorate tastelessly
 

BEDIZEN is a 7 letter word that starts with B.

 

 Synonyms: dizen
 
 See Also: adorn, attire, beautify, deck out, deck up, decorate, dress up, embellish, fancy up, fig out, fig up, get up, grace, gussy up, ornament, overdress, prink, rig out, tog out, tog up, trick out, trick up

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Be*diz"en\, v. t.
To dress or adorn tawdrily or with false taste.

      Remnants of tapestried hangings, . . . and shreds of
      pictures with which he had bedizened his tatters. --Sir
                                               W. Scott.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: adorn, apply paint, array, beautify, bedaub, bedeck, begild, besmear, blazon, brush on paint, calcimine, coat, color, complexion, cover, dab, dandify, daub, deck, deck out, decorate, deep-dye, dip, distemper, dizen, doll up, double-dye, dress, dress up, dye, embellish, emblazon, embroider, enamel, engild, enrich, face, fancy up, fast-dye, fig out, fix up, fresco, furbish, garnish, get up, gild, glaze, gloss, grace, grain, gussy up, hue, illuminate, imbue, ingrain, japan, lacquer, lay on color, ornament, overdress, paint, parget, pigment, prank, prank up, preen, prettify, pretty up, prime, primp, primp up, prink, prink up, rag out, redecorate, redo, refurbish, set off, set out, shade, shadow, shellac, slick up, slop on paint, smarten, smarten up, smear, spruce up, stain, stipple, tinct, tincture, tinge, tint, titivate, tone, trick out, trick up, trim, undercoat, varnish, wash, whitewash
 

 

 

 

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