already or previously mentioned; aforementioned
The slaves are taken, as beforementioned, from cotton and tobacco, and are furnished by the Southern States.
The American Quarterly Review, No. 17, March 1831 Various
Their sea voyage terminated as beforementioned, on the 8th of August, by their actually entering that river.
The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Vol. 10, Issue 278, Supplementary Number (1828) Various
Besides the beforementioned route another and longer one leads to Cumberland Sound.
The Central Eskimo Franz Boas
On this occasion, the two brothers-in-law, beforementioned, were present.
Records of The Spanish Inquisition Andrew Dickson White
But now she felt insidiously surprised, and her husband received the beforementioned look which told him what he had to expect.
Fair Haven and Foul Strand August Strindberg
to make dirty or filthy; soil; defile; sully: a bird that befouls its own nest. Historical Examples All commingled, so that the uncleanness of one befouled all, and the wickedness of one contaminated all. Charles Sumner; his complete works, volume 1 (of 20) Charles Sumner Marry, thy jerkin is all befouled with the dust of […]
to make friends or become friendly with; act as a friend to; help; aid: to befriend the poor and the weak. Contemporary Examples He befriended Britons Alan and Cindy Thompson, who were on a brief vacation in the Algarve in the summer of 2007. Did He Steal Madeleine McCann? Barbie Latza Nadeau November 27, 2012 […]
to confuse, as with glib statements or arguments: politicians befuddling the public with campaign promises. to make stupidly drunk. Contemporary Examples One former Media Research Center employee reacted to the news with a deep sense of befuddlement, “I thought everyone knew it.” Ex-Employees of Conservative Figure L. Brent Bozell Say He Didn’t Write His Books […]
to confuse, as with glib statements or arguments: politicians befuddling the public with campaign promises. to make stupidly drunk. Contemporary Examples Confusion over the catcher’s eye black is just the tip of the iceberg for this befuddled limey. Viral Video of the Day: Bad British MLB Commentary Alex Chancey, Ben Teitelbaum May 6, 2014 The […]