Definition of


  1. (verb, change) become of; happen to
    What has become of my children?

via WordNet, Princeton University

Synonyms of Betide

bechance, befall

Alternate forms of Betide

Hypernyms: come about, fall out, go on, hap, happen, occur, pass, pass off, take place

Origin of the word Betide

  1. late 12c., from be- + tiden "to happen" (see tide). more

via Online Etymology Dictionary, ©2001 Douglas Harper

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