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Definition of the adverb AFFOR
What does AFFOR mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?
- See Ahead.
- Ahead in time.
Definition of the verb AFFOR
What does AFFOR mean as a doing word?
- [nonstandard] Sub-standard spelling for 'afford'.
Other definitions of AFFOR
What does AFFOR also mean?
- Rather than.
- In front of, before.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for AFFOR
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A Dictionary of the English Language ... to which are Prefixed an Introductory Dissertation on the Origin, History, and Connection of the Languages of Western Asia and of Europe (1831)
And a Concise Grammar, Philosophical and Practical, of the English Language by Noah Webster
The merchant can afford to trade for smaller profits. Hamilton. AFFORDED, pp. Yielded as fruit, produce or result; sold without loss or with profit. AFFO'RDING, ppr. Yielding; producing; selling without loss; bearing expenses. AFFOR'EST, v. t. ...
Intended to Exhibi ... : in Two Volumes by Noah Webster
AFFOR'EST, v. t. [ad and forest.] To convert ground into forest, as was done by the first Norman kings in England, for the purpose of affording them the pleasures of the chase. AFFORESTATION, n. The act of turning ground into forest or wood ...
by John Ogilvie
AFFOR'EST, v. t. [ad and forest ] To convert ground into forest, as was done by the first Norman kings in England, for the purpose of affording them the pleasures of the chase. AFFORESTA'TION, n. The act of turning ground into forest or wood ...
An Encyclopedia of Swearing (2015)
The Social History of Oaths, Profanity, Foul Language, and Ethnic Slurs in the English-speaking World by Geoffrey Hughes
Other manifestations are HN in Black American parlance for “house nigger,” Affor African and K for Kaffir in South African slang. Abbreviations are also a feature of ethnic insults, found in jap, chink, eyetie, paki, ...
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Scrabble value of A1F4F4O1R1
The value of this 5-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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