Origin of beseem
OTHER WORDS FROM beseemun·be·seem·ing, adjective
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How to use beseem in a sentence
Sif has a gallant at home; thou wilt anxious be to find him: thou shalt that arduous work perform; it will beseem thee better.The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson|Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson
To think and speak of that day with horror doth well beseem the impenitent sinner, but ill the believing saint.
Fair knight, said that knight, it would beseem a knight to joust and to fight on horseback.Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume II (of II)|Thomas Malory
As it would not beseem me as composer to express an opinion of my own work, we will here alone speak of its performance.Louis Spohr's Autobiography|Louis Spohr
All this I know; but we have fared so ill in this house that mirth and laughter ill beseem us.