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Definition of the verb Forwear
What does Forwear mean as a doing word?
- [transitive, obsolete] to wear out; spend; waste.
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by Robert Hunter
[ Forwear.] □ for wcrn en, ' for-wser-nen, rj. f A.P. Jbntynutn; O. Sax. /urtrfrnwa.J To forbid ...
The Standard Electrical Dictionary: A Popular Dictionary of Words and Terms Used in the Practice of Electrical Engineering (1898)
by Thomas O'Conor Sloane
for holding the commutator brushes of a dynamo, which keep them in contact with the commutator, and admit of adjustment by shifting backward and forward of the brushes to compensate forwear. Theyareconnected toand form part of the ...
by Geoff Hamilton, Brian Jones
After aparticularly brutal encounter leaves Konrad much theworse forwear, Jimmy simply states that "a restrained response to evil is not moral" (277). But even the most violent momentsof the tale are undercut, or perhaps supported, bya ...
Shorter Slang Dictionary (2003)
by Paul Beale, Eric Partridge
worse forwear, thedrunk. worth abob or two(ofa person) wealthy; (of a thing) valuable. worthy honest and goodnatured, butrather dull. Since around 1944. wotcher !aterm of greeting, of Cockney origin, as in wotcher, cock! 20th ...
Dictionary of Converting (2012)
by M. R. Chamberlain, J. F. Bowler
deposition ofhard chromium forwear resistance before final grinding to atotal indicated runoutof 2 or 3μm. Some specialists claimto grind rollers toeven closer tolerance. A matt ...
by Khwaja Masoom
Depreciation:Expense allowance made forwear andtear onan ASSET overits estimated useful life. It is the systematic allocation of the cost ofan asset from the balance sheet to Depreciation Expense on theincomestatement overthe useful ...
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One Main Object of Which, Is, to Establish a Plain and Permanent Standard Pronunciation. : To which is Prefixed a Rhetorical Grammar by Thomas Sheridan
Deserter, one To renounce upon oath; to deny upon oath; with the reciprocal pronoun, as to forwear himself, to be perjured, to swear falsely. To FORSWEAR, för-swär. v. n. To swear falsely, to commit perjury. FORSWEARER, för-swär-Ür. s. is ...
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
Perjure, Forwear. Perjure is now technical and particular ; strictly, it is limited to taking a legal oath falsely : occasionally it is used for forswear. Forswear is general, but somewhat old-fashioned, perjuret (per'igr), n. [< OF. perjure, parjure, F.
by Robert Hunter
forwear— fossil «28 • ftr'-woiii', • for-wcre, v.t. [Pref. for-, aod Eng. uvor (q. v.).] To wear completely out. " Tt t frngreo wmn/onoerd aud fal of fen honged." * for- wear -led, • for-wer-led, a. [Pref. for-, and Eng. wearud.] Very weary ; quite exhausted ...
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Video shows what forwear means. To wear out, wear away, exhaust, spend, waste.. Forwear Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say ...
Scrabble value of F4O1R1W4E1A1R1
The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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