beheld beheld

Definition(s):

  • (v) see with attention

Usage(s):

  1. One of owner Lucille Crooks's thrills came the day she witnessed a young American backpacker talking and smiling to his burger as he alternately beheld it and munched on it.
  2. When Zaghlul Pasha rose, all emotion, the Wafd beheld how Pyrrhic was its victory.
  3. All are sharply lit before a deep black background, the simplest products of creation, not just seen but beheld, and summoning us from the darkness.

News

  • Thirsting for God

    “You, God, are my God. Earnestly I seek you; I thirst for you, my whole being longs for you, in a dry and parched land where there is no water. I have seen you in the sanctuary, and beheld your power and your glory. Because your love is better than life, my lips will glorify you.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Patterson Irrigator

Quotes

  1. "Private citizens who respond in good faith to a request for assistance by public officials should not beheld liable for their actions," Mukasey and McConnell wrote.
    on Feb 5, 2008 By: Mike McConnell Source: USA Today

  2. "There could be no doubt," Yadin wrote, "that what our eyes beheld were the remains of some of the defenders of Masada."
    on Jun 22, 2007 By: Yigael Yadin Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "A decent exit would mean that Mugabe is given a role toplay for an interim period of time -- I understand his friendsare suggesting about 24 months -- after which elections will beheld in Zimbabwe. But in that period of time he can stay on asa...
    on Jul 23, 2008 By: Raila Odinga Source: elEconomista.es

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