bethink (v.), past form bethought Old form(s): bethinke
remember, recollect
3H6 I.iv.101[Queen to York] As I bethink me, you should not be king / Till our King Henry had shook hands with Death
MA V.i.257[Leonato to Claudio, of his behaviour towards Hero] 'Twas bravely done, if you bethink you of it
MM V.i.453[Duke to all] I have bethought me of another fault
Oth V.ii.26[Othello to Desdemona] If you bethink yourself of any crime / Unreconciled as yet to heaven and grace, / Solicit for it straight
Per V.i.41.2[Lysimachus to Lord, of having Marina visit Pericles] 'Tis well bethought
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