verb (used with object), be·sot·ted, be·sot·ting.
Examples from the Web for besot
The Indian wished to exercise men's minds equally, and give them pleasure; the popes wished to besot men's minds.Voltaire's Philosophical Dictionary|Voltaire
Up at Fort Shurdan they had a ginmill where th' warryors cud go an' besot thimsilves with bottled beer an' dominoes.Mr. Dooley Says|Finley Dunne
They've besot the house, and are a givin' lip to frighten folks.The Attache|Thomas Chandler Haliburton