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See definition of bedizen on Dictionary.com
  • as inornament
  • as inclothe
  • as indecorate

synonyms for bedizen

  • adorn
  • beautify
  • bedeck
  • embellish
  • embroider
  • festoon
  • fix up
  • spruce up
  • array
  • brighten
  • deck
  • dress
  • enrich
  • garnish
  • gild
  • grace
  • polish
  • prank
  • prettify
  • primp
  • prink
  • trim
  • dress up
  • ornamentalize
  • smarten
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antonyms for bedizen

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  • deface
  • disfigure
  • mar
  • spoil
  • decrease
  • disrobe
  • dull
  • mess up
  • unclothe
  • leave alone
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How to use bedizen in a sentence

A refined woman will always look neat; but, on the other hand, she will not bedizen and bedeck herself with a view to display.
HOW TO BE HAPPY THOUGH MARRIEDE. J. HARDY.
The French chamarrer, to deck out, or bedizen, is said to be a word of kindred origin.
THE BIBLE IN SPAIN - VOL. 2 [OF 2]GEORGE BORROW
I'st teach yo to burn three candles down awbut to nothink 'at yo may bedizen yorsel in this way.
THE HISTORY OF DAVID GRIEVEMRS. HUMPHRY WARD
Mirrors being very rare, the women bedizen themselves with tinsel, the bizarre effect of which they have no means of appreciating.
CELEBRATED WOMEN TRAVELLERS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURYW. H. DAVENPORT ADAMS
Is not your body a far more beautiful and nobler thing than all the gay clothes with which you can bedizen it?
SERMONS FOR THE TIMESCHARLES KINGSLEY
When I was young they died for that with which they now bedizen themselves.'
HYPATIACHARLES KINGSLEY
We shall have plenty of time if this prince takes as long to bedizen himself as he used to do.
LORD MONTAGU'S PAGEG. P. R. JAMES
I will so bedizen your virile, though somewhat crassly practical gifts—— Why, women are my long suit.
FREE AIRSINCLAIR LEWIS
I don't know what sort of a way you'd bedizen yourself out if I'd let you, I'm sure.
LUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY SHORT STORIES, 1907 TO 1908LUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY
Prithee, young one, who art thou, and what has ailed thy mother to bedizen thee in this strange fashion?
THE SCARLET LETTERNATHANIEL HAWTHORNE
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