Foreslow
Foreslow Fore*slow", v. t. [See {Forslow}.] To make slow; to hinder; to obstruct. [Obs.] See {Forslow}, v. t. [1913 Webster]

No stream, no wood, no mountain could foreslow Their hasty pace. --Fairfax. [1913 Webster]


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  • Foreslow — Fore*slow , v. i. To loiter. Same as {Forslow}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • foreslow — Forslow For*slow , v. i. To loiter. [Obs.] [Also spelled {foreslow}.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • foreslow — variant of forslow * * * foreslow see forslow …   Useful english dictionary

  • foreslow — fore·slow …   English syllables

  • Forslow — For*slow , v. i. To loiter. [Obs.] [Also spelled {foreslow}.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • foreflow — [foreflow v. ‘to flow before’, Dryden, in Webster (1832) and later Dicts., is a mistake for foreslow: see forslow 2. quot. 1682. ] …   Useful english dictionary

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