from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • v. Variant of forfend.

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  • v. Alternative spelling of forfend.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To hinder; to fend off; to avert; to prevent the approach of; to forbid or prohibit. See forfend.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • See forfend.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. prevent the occurrence of; prevent from happening


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