bebathe

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English bebathen (attested in bebathed), from Old English bebaþian, bibaþian (to bathe, wash), equivalent to be- (all over, completely) +‎ bathe.

Verb[edit]

bebathe (third-person singular simple present bebathes, present participle bebathing, simple past and past participle bebathed)

  1. (transitive) To bathe all over; bathe completely; suffuse.