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From be- +‎ dye.


bedye (third-person singular simple present bedyes, present participle bedyeing or bedying, simple past and past participle bedyed)

  1. (transitive) To dye or stain.
    • Edmund Spenser
      Briton fields with Sarazin blood bedyed

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for bedye in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)