[ bih-held ]
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  1. simple past tense and past participle of behold.

Other words from beheld

  • un·be·held, adjective

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How to use beheld in a sentence

  • As if within her bonny smile and unshrinking friendliness he beheld something new and wonderfully beautiful.

    Dorothy at Skyrie | Evelyn Raymond
  • Now as I beheld the living creatures, there appeared upon the earth by the living creatures one wheel with four faces.

British Dictionary definitions for beheld


/ (bɪˈhɛld) /

  1. the past tense and past participle of behold

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