Meaning of bethink

be•think

Pronunciation: (bi-thingk'), [key]
— v., -thought, -think•ing.
—v.t.
  1. to think; consider (used reflexively): He bethought himself a moment.
  2. to remind (oneself&hasp;): to bethink oneself of family obligations.
  3. to remember; recall (used reflexively): She lives in the past now, bethinking herself of happier days.
  4. to determine; resolve: Under the circumstances I could not otherwise bethink me.
  5. to bear in mind; remember.
—v.i.
  1. to consider; meditate.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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