beribboned
adjective Date: 1853 adorned with ribbons

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • beribboned — [bē rib′ənd] adj. decorated with ribbons …   English World dictionary

  • beribboned — bə̇ˈribənd, bē adjective Etymology: be + ribbon + ed : adorned with ribbons dressed in a child s shorts, blouse, socks, and beribboned sailor hat John Buchan …   Useful english dictionary

  • beribboned — /bi rib euhnd/, adj. adorned with ribbons. [1825 35; beribbon (BE + RIBBON) + ED2] * * * …   Universalium

  • beribboned — Synonyms and related words: adorned, beaded, bedecked, bedizened, befrilled, bejeweled, bespangled, decked out, decorated, embellished, feathered, festooned, figured, flowered, garnished, jeweled, ornamented, plumed, spangled, spangly, studded,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • beribboned — be·rib·boned || bɪ rɪbÉ™nd adj. decorated with ribbons; bedecked, bejewelled, adornedv. affix with ribbons; decorate, befrill …   English contemporary dictionary

  • beribboned — adjective decorated with many ribbons …   English new terms dictionary

  • beribboned — be·rib·boned …   English syllables

  • beribboned — be•rib•boned [[t]bɪˈrɪb ənd[/t]] adj. adorned with ribbons • Etymology: 1825–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • beribboned — /bəˈrɪbənd/ (say buh ribuhnd) adjective adorned with ribbons …   Australian English dictionary

  • be- — prefix Etymology: Middle English, from Old English bi , be ; akin to Old English bī by, near more at by 1. on ; around ; over < bedaub > < besmear > 2. to a great or greater degree …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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