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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pres. indic. 1st & 3d pers. sing. of forwete.


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  • You mean like forwerpe? (OED says it was used in the 13th and 14th centuries to mean "To cast away, cast off, reject.") Or do you forwerpe that relationship?

    March 24, 2008

  • I love this definition for a word that really looks like a terrible misspelling:
    "pres. indic. 1st & 3d pers. sing. of Forwete. Obs. --Chaucer."


    March 22, 2008