Besmeared
Besmear Be*smear", v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Besmeared}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Besmearing}.] To smear with any viscous, glutinous matter; to bedaub; to soil. [1913 Webster]

Besmeared with precious balm. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]


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