Tuesday, February 21, 2012
Definitions for bespeak
- To show; indicate.
- To ask for in advance.
- To reserve beforehand; engage in advance; make arrangements for.
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Citations for bespeak
Let the crooked flower bespeak its purpose in straightness — to seek the light.
In the execution of this universal gesture, most people bring down their thumb to signify the hammer's dropping, but Sean actually pulls his trigger finger, which I find much more threatening, since it seems to bespeak a genuine familiarity with the real thing.