Forewend
Forewend \Fore*wend"\, v. t. [Fore + wend.] To go before. [Obs.] --Spenser. [1913 Webster]

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  • Forfend — For*fend , v. t. [Pref. for + fend. See {Forewend}.] To prohibit; to forbid; to avert. [Archaic] [1913 Webster] Which peril heaven forefend! Shak. [1913 Webster] Note: This is etymologically the preferable spelling. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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