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bespeak

be·speak

bespeak

 
pronunciation:
b spik
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: bespeaking, bespeaks, bespoke, bespoken
definition 1: to arrange for or reserve in advance.
I will bespeak a place in line for you.
definition 2: to signify or indicate.
These actions bespeak good intentions on the part of these two political leaders.
antonyms:
belie
similar words:
point, portend, signify
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