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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Pertaining to or indicative of one who says yea and forsooth; not belonging to genteel society.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Noting one saying to anything yea and forsooth, which latter was not a phrase of genteel society.

Etymologies

From yea +‎ forsooth. (Wiktionary)

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