bethink (v.), past form bethought Old form(s): bethinke
devise, plan, think up
3H6 III.iii.39[Lewis to Queen] with patience calm the storm, / While we bethink a means to break it off
MW III.iii.119[Mistress Page to Mistress Ford, of getting Falstaff out of the house] Bethink you of some conveyance
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