- Character in Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare.
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Benedick — Benedict Ben e*dict, Benedick Ben e*dick, n. [From Benedick, one of the characters in Shakespeare s play of Much Ado about Nothing. ] A married man, or a man newly married. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Benedick — /ben i dik/, n. 1. (in Shakespeare s Much Ado About Nothing) the confident bachelor who courts and finally marries Beatrice. 2. (l.c.) benedict. * * * … Universalium
benedick — noun A recently married man, especially one who has long held out against marriage. See Also: Benedict … Wiktionary
Benedick — This famous surname, one of the earliest recorded in history, and recorded in over two hundred spellings from Benedicte, Benech and Bennet, to Banish, Beinosovitch and Vedyasov, derives from the Roman personal name Benedictus , meaning blessed.… … Surnames reference
Benedick — Benedikt … Wörterbuch der deutschen familiennamen
Benedick — n. family name … English contemporary dictionary
benedick — adj. newly married n. newly married man … English contemporary dictionary
benedick — n.; (also benedict) Newly married man, neogamist … New dictionary of synonyms
benedick — ben·e·dick … English syllables
benedick — n. newly married husband, especially one formerly a confirmed bachelor … Dictionary of difficult words