Definition of Betide. Meaning of Betide. Synonyms of Betide

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Definition of Betide

Betide
Betide Be*tide", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Betided, Obs. Betid; p. pr. & vb. n. Betiding.] [OE. bitiden; pref. bi-, be- + tiden, fr. AS. t[=i]dan, to happen, fr. t[=i]d time. See Tide.] To happen to; to befall; to come to; as, woe betide the wanderer. What will betide the few ? --Milton.
Betide
Betide Be*tide", v. i. To come to pass; to happen; to occur. A salve for any sore that may betide. --Shak. Note: Shakespeare has used it with of. ``What would betide of me ?'

Meaning of Betide from wikipedia

- The Woe Betides are an English rock band, formed in London in 2008 by Simon Mastrantone and Grundy le Zimbra. The band's music incorporates a variety...
- org. Williams, Zoe (12 July 2018). "Algorithms are taking over – and woe betide anyone they class as a 'deadbeat'". the Guardian. "America Isn't Far Off...
- kisses four. And there she lullèd me asleep, And there I dreamed—Ah! woe betide!— The latest dream I ever dreamt On the cold hill side. I saw pale kings...
- mini-tradition. The repertoire at two nearby places can vary widely, and woe betide those who try to strike up a ‘foreign’ carol. Some are unaccompanied, some...
- the work of four years is thrown away! I shall drive out there, and woe betide the deputy commissioner whose apathy has been responsible.” During the Partition...
- its numbers, this class has become the most powerful in England, and woe betide the wealthy Englishmen when it becomes conscious of this fact ... The English...
- ); "long live…"; "truth be told", "so be it", "suffice it to say", "woe betide…", and more. The term "subjunctive" has been extended to other grammatical...
- family, the Beales and Fowlers. Never afraid to speak her mind, and woe betide anyone who manages to get on her wrong side, Lou has the respect of her...
- along with you, who had been engaged in battle, to suffer whatever might betide, rather than without you to enjoy a safety that involved no danger.” These...
- to eccentricity, as long as the eccentricities are large enough... Woe betide you if you hold your knife incorrectly, but good luck to you if you wear...