Definition for bethought (2 of 2)
verb (used with object), be·thought, be·think·ing.
verb (used without object), be·thought, be·think·ing.
Examples from the Web for bethought
On the way Bova bethought him how he could have deserved such a shameful death, and to lose his life in the flower of his days.The Russian Garland|Various
Then Mrs. Dunn bethought herself of a way to make their exit less awkward and embarrassing.Cap'n Warren's Wards|Joseph C. Lincoln
Mr Dorrit bethought himself that he had business at his banker's.Little Dorrit|Charles Dickens
He bethought him of these friends, and called upon them; but they all began to make excuse.Lives of Poor Boys Who Became Famous|Sarah K. Bolton
Then I bethought myself that there was something strange like in his look, and that he was pale, and somehow not like himself.Self-control|Mary Brunton