Bestead

Definition of Bestead

Be`stead´
v. t.1.To put in a certain situation or condition; to circumstance; to place.
[imp. & p. p. Bestead or Bested, also (Obs.) Bestad. In sense 3 imp. also Besteaded.]
They shall pass through it, hardly bestead and hungry: . . . and curse their king and their God.
- Is. viii. 21.
Many far worse bestead than ourselves.
- Barrow.
2.To put in peril; to beset.
3.To serve; to assist; to profit; to avail.
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