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begem

[ bih-jem ]
/ bɪˈdʒɛm /
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verb (used with object), be·gemmed, be·gem·ming.
to cover with gems.
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Origin of begem

First recorded in 1740–50; be- + gem
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How to use begem in a sentence

  • And threw The wreath upon him like an anadem Which frozen tears instead of pearls begem.

    Adonais|Shelley
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