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- v. To incur a penalty; to transgress.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To incur a penalty; to transgress.
Wee have ben in perpetuelle pees tille now, that thou come to disherite us; and also wee have a kyng, nought for to do justice to every man, for he schalle fynde no forfete amonge us; but for to kepe noblesse, and for to schewe that wee ben obeyssant, wee have a kyng.