dæft To make conveniant
or ready, put in order;
apparare, sternere :-- Ðæt he sceolde gearcian and dæftan his weg [MS. weig] that he might prepare and make ready his way,
Homl. Th. i. 362, 8. Menn dæftaþ heora hús men put their houses in order,
ii. 316, 7. Dæfte straverat,
Glos. Prudent. Recd. 149, 73. DER. ge-dæftan.