Bedecked
Bedeck Be*deck", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bedecked} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bedecking}.] To deck, ornament, or adorn; to grace. [1913 Webster]

Bedecked with boughs, flowers, and garlands. --Pennant. [1913 Webster] ||


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  • Bedecking — Bedeck Be*deck , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bedecked} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Bedecking}.] To deck, ornament, or adorn; to grace. [1913 Webster] Bedecked with boughs, flowers, and garlands. Pennant. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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