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bedaub

be·daub

bedaub

 
pronunciation:
b dawb
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: bedaubed, bedaubing, bedaubs
definition: to cover with daubs or smears, as of paint or mud.
similar words:
daub
Word Parts
The word bedaub contains the following part:
be- Old English prefix that means to cover or surround with; to act on or change another.
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The prefix be- forms verbs from nouns and verbs.