I cannot make out why my family always try to bemean what affects me!
One regrets, in reading them, that genius could so bemean itself.
He was fighting for his life, and no eye could bemean that effort.
The most loathsome reptile, rolling in the slush and slime of its stagnant pool, would not bemean itself thus.
"Nothing of the kind," cried Lavinia, furious that her mother should think she would so bemean herself.
Laws, Miss Laura, you don't mean to say as you'd bemean yourself by taking any heed of such low rubbish as that?