from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. Archaic Used in the imperative to express an order of dismissal: "Aroint thee, witch!” ( Shakespeare).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- v. to dispel, to drive away
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- interj. Stand off, or begone.
- transitive v. To drive or scare off by some exclamation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- An interjectional imperative, equivalent, in the passages quoted, to avaunt! begone! See etymology.
- To say “aroint” to; bid begone.
Origin unknown.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Origin unknown. (Wiktionary)