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beribboned

[bih-rib-uh nd] /bɪˈrɪb ənd/
adjective
1.
adorned with ribbons.
Origin of beribboned
1825-1835
1825-35; beribbon (be- + ribbon) + -ed2
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  • I descended the steps, the dainty, beribboned slipper still in my hand, got into my carriage and started back to the city.

    54-40 or Fight Emerson Hough
  • They are elaborately clipped and powdered and beribboned by special "coiffeurs."

    Behind the Beyond Stephen Leacock
  • It was too early for the throng of beribboned nurses and howling infants who usually haunt its benches.

    Different Girls Various
  • The baby reposing in its beribboned crib is china and excelsior.

  • Anderson looked at the lacy, beribboned thing which his mother wore over her black silk skirt, and said it was very pretty.

    The Debtor Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • She had taken the bewaxed and beribboned package from her little handbag.

    Wide Courses James Brendan Connolly
  • Three horses drew it, with braided tails and beribboned manes, the brass glittering on their harness.

    Fraternity John Galsworthy
  • As he was folding one of his coats there dropped from its inside pocket a mesh of beribboned lace.

    What Will People Say? Rupert Hughes
  • But at the departing Lieutenants place rose an amazing pile of tissue-paper wrapped, beribboned bundles that smacked of Christmas.

  • On the piano-stool rested a beribboned and beruffled baby's toilet basket.

    Miss Billy Married Eleanor H. Porter

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