Definition of Beseeming

1. n. Appearance; look; garb.



2. a. Becoming; suitable.

Definition of Beseeming

1. Verb. (present participle of beseem) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Beseeming

1. beseem [v] - See also: beseem

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Beseeming

beseeching
beseechingly
beseechingness
beseechings
beseechment
beseechments
beseeing
beseek
beseeke
beseekes
beseeking
beseem
beseemed
beseemest
beseemeth
beseeming (current term)
beseemingly
beseemingness
beseemly
beseems
beseen
besees
beselve
besend
beserk
beserker
beserkers
beserks
beses
beset

Literary usage of Beseeming

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1. Russell's Magazine by Paul Hamilton Payne (1859)
"... for truly estimating those whose virtues, noble deeds and sufferings should bid us refrain from disparagements, and '• In mutual, well-beseeming ranks, ..."

2. The Book of Elizabethan Verse by William Stanley Braithwaite (1907)
"Above the rest were goodly to bee scene Two gentle Knights of lovely face and feature, beseeming well the bower of anie Queene, With gifts of wit, ..."

3. The Life of Samuel Taylor Coleridge by James Gillman (1838)
"Meantime, " believe me, with great respect, " Your obliged fellow-student " of the true and the beseeming " ST COLERIDGE." ".DEAR SIR, Sept. 20th, 1818. ..."

4. Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, Horace Howard Furness (1913)
"Cast by their grave beseeming ornaments, To wield old partisans, in hands as old, Canker'd with peace, to part your canker'd hate : If ever you disturb our ..."

5. A Selection from the Writings of the Reformers and Early Protestant Divines by Legh Richmond (1817)
"Amen. in so humble an abasement of himself, and with ?u deceitful a reverence, as is beseeming so unspeakable a Majesty, and I will yield him the victory. ..."

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