Bemoil

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Bemoil To soil or encumber with mire and dirt.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • bemoil To bedraggle; bemire; soil or encumber with mire and dirt.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Bemoil be-moil′ (Shak.) to bemire, to bedraggle.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Pref. be-, + moil, fr. F. mouiller, to wet; but cf. also OE. bimolen, to soil, fr. AS. māl, spot: cf. E. mole,