Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who cleans (fows), as in cooking utensils or house maintenance.
  • n. four
  • n. The digit 4 in the NATO phonetic alphabet. It is pronounced with two syllables, to prevent possible accidental confusion with other digits.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See four.

Etymologies

From fow. (Wiktionary)
Middle English fower, from Old English fēower. (Wiktionary)

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