bewed

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English biwedden, from Old English beweddian (to betroth, marry, give security), equivalent to be- +‎ wed. Cognate with Old Frisian biweddia.

Verb[edit]

bewed (third-person singular simple present beweds, present participle bewedding, simple past and past participle bewed or bewedded)

  1. (transitive) To wed; marry.
  2. (transitive) To unite closely and intimately; join.

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