- an indigent rascal; scoundrel.
Origin of bezonian
1585–95; obsolete besoni(o) raw recruit (< Italian bisogno need, needy soldier < ?) + -an
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Examples from the Web for bezonian
They met Mr. Bradlaugh at a little distance, hurrying to the scene of combat with the air of 'Under which king, Bezonian?''That Very Mab'
May Kendall and Andrew Lang
- archaic a knave or rascal
C16: from Italian bisogno ill-equipped raw recruit; literally, need
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