Forworn
Forworn \For*worn"\, a. Much worn. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

A silly man, in simple weeds forworn. --Spenser. [1913 Webster]


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  • forworn — [fôr wôrn′] adj. [Early ModE forworen, pp. of obs. forwear: see FOR & WEAR1] Archaic worn out …   English World dictionary

  • forworn — adjective Date: 1508 archaic worn out …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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

  • forworn — adjective a) worn out b) exhausted …   Wiktionary

  • forworn — adj. exhausted, extremely tired (Archaic) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • forworn — for·worn …   English syllables

  • forworn — for•worn [[t]fɔrˈwɔrn, ˈwoʊrn[/t]] adj. archaic exhausted …   From formal English to slang

  • forworn — …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • fore|worn — «fr WRN, fohr », adjective. = forworn. (Cf. ↑forworn) …   Useful english dictionary

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