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dizen

[dahy-zuh n, diz-uh n] /ˈdaɪ zən, ˈdɪz ən/
verb (used with object), Archaic.
1.
to deck with clothes or finery; bedizen.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; dis- bunch of flax on a distaff + -en1
Related forms
dizenment, noun
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dizen

/ˈdaɪzən/
verb
1.
an archaic word for bedizen
Derived Forms
dizenment, noun
Word Origin
C16: from Middle Dutch dīsen to dress a distaff with flax; see distaff
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