bemire

  • 1 Bemire — Be*mire , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bemired}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bemiring}.] To drag through, encumber with, or fix in, the mire; to soil by passing through mud or dirt. [1913 Webster] Bemired and benighted in the dog. Burke. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 bemire — index pollute, sully Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 3 bemire — [bē mīr′, bimīr′] vt. bemired, bemiring 1. to make dirty with or as with mire 2. to cause to bog down in mud …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 bemire — transitive verb Date: circa 1532 1. to soil with mud or dirt 2. to drag through or sink in mire …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 5 bemire — bemirement, n. /bi muyeur /, v.t., bemired, bemiring. 1. to soil with mire; dirty or muddy: bemired clothing. 2. to cause (an object or person) to sink in mire: a bemired wagon. [1525 35; BE + MIRE] * * * …

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  • 6 bemire — verb To soil (or be soiled) with mud …

    Wiktionary

  • 7 bemire — Synonyms and related words: begrime, bemud, besmoke, bog, bog down, dirt, dirty, dirty up, dust, grime, mire, muck, muck up, muddy, sink in, slime, smoke, soot, stodge …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 8 bemire — (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To soil with mud: mire, muck (up), mud, muddy, slush. See CLEAN …

    English dictionary for students

  • 9 bemire — v. dirty with mud; cause to sink in mud …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 10 bemire — [bɪ mʌɪə] verb archaic cover or stain with mud …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 11 bemire — v. a. Daggle, draggle, bedaggle, be draggle, besmirch, mire, muddy, befoul, foul, dirty, soil …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 12 bemire — v 1. muddy, spatter, bespatter, draggle, drabble, Archaic. daggle; smudge, smutch, smirch, bedaub; smear, slime, blur, tar, grease; spot, blotch, stain, taint, sully, maculate, defile, befoul; soil, dirty, muck, blacken, tarnish. 2. mire, swamp,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 13 bemire — be·mire …

    English syllables

  • 14 bemire — be•mire [[t]bɪˈmaɪər[/t]] v. t. mired, mir•ing. 1) to soil with mire 2) to cause to sink in mire • Etymology: 1525–35 be•mire′ment, n …

    From formal English to slang

  • 15 bemire — /bəˈmaɪə/ (say buh muyuh), /bi / (say bee ) verb (t) (bemired, bemiring) 1. to soil with mire. 2. to sink in mire. {be + mire} …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 16 bemire — v.tr. 1 cover or stain with mud. 2 (in passive) be stuck in mud. Etymology: BE + MIRE …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 17 re-bemire — …

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  • 18 Bemired — Bemire Be*mire , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bemired}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bemiring}.] To drag through, encumber with, or fix in, the mire; to soil by passing through mud or dirt. [1913 Webster] Bemired and benighted in the dog. Burke. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 19 Bemiring — Bemire Be*mire , v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Bemired}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bemiring}.] To drag through, encumber with, or fix in, the mire; to soil by passing through mud or dirt. [1913 Webster] Bemired and benighted in the dog. Burke. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 20 daggle — /dag euhl/, v.t., v.i., daggled, daggling. Archaic. to drag or trail through mud, water, etc.; draggle; bemire. [1520 30; dag to bemire + LE] * * * …

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