bitumed (adj.) Old form(s): bittumed
smeared with pitch [bitumen]
Per III.i.71[Second Sailor to Pericles] we have a chest ... caulked and bitumed ready
Per III.ii.55.1[Cerimon to all, of Thaisa's coffin] How close 'tis caulked and bitumed!
SHAKESPEARE'S WORDS © 2018 DAVID CRYSTAL & BEN CRYSTAL