Ford Ford, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Forded}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Fording}.] To pass or cross, as a river or other water, by wading; to wade through. [1913 Webster]

His last section, which is no deep one, remains only to be forted. --Milton. [1913 Webster]

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