bemedaled

[ bih-med-ld ]
/ bɪˈmɛd ld /
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adjective

wearing or adorned with many medals: a bemedaled general; wearing a bemedaled military blouse.

Nearby words

  1. bemaul,
  2. bemazed,
  3. bemba,
  4. bembo,
  5. bemean,
  6. bemelmans,
  7. bemidji,
  8. bemire,
  9. bemoan,
  10. bemock

Also especially British, be·med·alled.

Origin of bemedaled

First recorded in 1875–80; be- + medal + -ed2

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Examples from the Web for bemedalled

  • The old Irish soldier, humorous and bemedalled, who keeps watch and ward over the fane, is not the least of its merits.