Upon their arrival in Rockaway on Friday, the sisters were stunned by the destruction they beheld.
Thirty years later, Miller beheld her in another proceeding and asked the board not to parole her.
Never was a spectacle of a like nature, more awful yet more magnificent, beheld.
Now Vavasor was in reality not a little disgusted at what he beheld.
I looked at my hands, and beheld they were becoming like those of some one very aged.
Nice is the most beautiful city in France, I am tempted to say the most beautiful city I ever beheld.
Marshland gave a cry as she beheld the sight of the unhappy Wilson slink into a corner.
Morton, where he sat, beheld a struggle—he heard a death-cry.
No sooner had Mr. Kung beheld this lovely creature than he quite forgot to groan, and began to brighten up.
It was the very place where Spencer had first beheld Camilla.
Old English bihaldan (West Saxon behealdan) "give regard to, hold in view," also "to keep hold of, to belong to," from be- + haldan, healdan (see hold). Related: Beheld; beholding. A common West Germanic compound, cf. Old Saxon bihaldan "hold, keep," Old Frisian bihalda, Old High German bihaltan, German behalten, but "[t]he application to watching, looking, is confined to English" [OED].