Foreworn
Foreworn Fore*worn", a. [See {Forworn}.] Worn out; wasted; used up. [Archaic] [1913 Webster]

Old foreworn stories almost forgotten. --Brydges. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • foreworn — [fôr wôrn′] adj. alt. sp. of FORWORN …   English World dictionary

  • foreworn — archaic variant of forworn …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • foreworn — /fawr wohrn , fohr wawrn /, adj. Archaic. forworn. * * * …   Universalium

  • foreworn — fore•worn [[t]fɔrˈwoʊrn, foʊrˈwɔrn[/t]] adj. archaic forworn …   From formal English to slang

  • foreworn — variant of forworn * * * /fawr wohrn , fohr wawrn /, adj. Archaic. forworn …   Useful english dictionary

  • Elijah Masinde — (also spelt Elija Masinde) (1910 12 (?) mdash;1987) was a traditional leader of the Bukusu people of western Kenya. Early lifeBorn around 1910 1912 in Kimilili, Bungoma District , Masinde wa Nameme okwa Mwasame started out as a footballer, who… …   Wikipedia

  • forworn — /fawr wawrn , wohrn /, adj. Archaic. worn out; exhausted. Also, foreworn. [1500 10; ptp. of obs. forwear, ME forweren. See FOR , WEAR] * * * …   Universalium

  • for|worn — «fr WRN, WOHRN», adjective. Archaic. worn out; exhausted. Also, foreworn …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”