bejewel

  • 1 Bejewel — Be*jew el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bejeweled} or {Bejewelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bejeweling} or {Bejewelling}.] To ornament with a jewel or with jewels; to spangle. Bejeweled hands. Thackeray. [1913 Webster] || …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 bejewel — index embellish Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 bejewel — (v.) 1550s, from BE (Cf. be ) + JEWEL (Cf. jewel). Related: Bejeweled …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 bejewel — [bē jo͞o′əl, bijo͞o′əl] vt. bejeweled or bejewelled, bejeweling or bejewelling to cover or decorate with or as with jewels …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 bejewel — /bi jooh euhl/, v.t., bejeweled, bejeweling or (esp. Brit.) bejewelled, bejewelling. to adorn with or as if with jewels. [1550 60; BE + JEWEL] * * * …

    Universalium

  • 6 bejewel — verb To decorate or bedeck with jewels or gems …

    Wiktionary

  • 7 bejewel — Synonyms and related words: bead, beribbon, beset, bespangle, diamond, encrust, engrave, feather, figure, filigree, flag, flounce, flower, garland, gem, illuminate, jewel, paint, plume, ribbon, spangle, tinsel, wreathe …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 8 bejewel — v. adorn with jewels …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 9 bejewel — be·jewel …

    English syllables

  • 10 bejewel — be•jew•el [[t]bɪˈdʒu əl[/t]] v. t. eled, el•ing or (esp. brit.) elled, el•ling. to adorn with or as if with jewels • Etymology: 1550–60 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 11 bejewel — /bəˈdʒuəl/ (say buh joohuhl), /bi / (say bee ) verb (t) (bejewelled or, US, bejeweled, bejewelling or, US, bejeweling) to adorn with or as with jewels. {be + jewel} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 12 bejewel — verb adorn or decorate with precious stones jeweled dresses • Syn: ↑jewel • Derivationally related forms: ↑jewel (for: ↑jewel), ↑jeweller (for: ↑ …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 13 Bejeweled — Bejewel Be*jew el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bejeweled} or {Bejewelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bejeweling} or {Bejewelling}.] To ornament with a jewel or with jewels; to spangle. Bejeweled hands. Thackeray. [1913 Webster] || …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 Bejeweling — Bejewel Be*jew el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bejeweled} or {Bejewelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bejeweling} or {Bejewelling}.] To ornament with a jewel or with jewels; to spangle. Bejeweled hands. Thackeray. [1913 Webster] || …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 Bejewelled — Bejewel Be*jew el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bejeweled} or {Bejewelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bejeweling} or {Bejewelling}.] To ornament with a jewel or with jewels; to spangle. Bejeweled hands. Thackeray. [1913 Webster] || …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 16 Bejewelling — Bejewel Be*jew el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bejeweled} or {Bejewelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bejeweling} or {Bejewelling}.] To ornament with a jewel or with jewels; to spangle. Bejeweled hands. Thackeray. [1913 Webster] || …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 17 en|jew|el — «ehn JOO uhl», transitive verb, eled, el|ing or (especially British) elled, el|ling. = bejewel. (Cf. ↑bejewel) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 18 Jewel — Jew el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jeweled}, or {Jewelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jeweling}, or {Jewelling}.] To dress, adorn, deck, or supply with jewels, as a dress, a sword hilt, or a watch; to bespangle, as with jewels; to bejewel. [1913 Webster] The… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 Jeweled — Jewel Jew el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jeweled}, or {Jewelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jeweling}, or {Jewelling}.] To dress, adorn, deck, or supply with jewels, as a dress, a sword hilt, or a watch; to bespangle, as with jewels; to bejewel. [1913 Webster]… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 Jeweling — Jewel Jew el, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Jeweled}, or {Jewelled}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Jeweling}, or {Jewelling}.] To dress, adorn, deck, or supply with jewels, as a dress, a sword hilt, or a watch; to bespangle, as with jewels; to bejewel. [1913 Webster]… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English