- Infangthef In*fang"thef, n. [AS. in-fangen-[thorn]e['o]f; in in, into + fangen taken (p. p. of f[=o]n to take) + [thorn]e['o]f thief.] (O. Eng. Law) The privilege granted to lords of certain manors to judge thieves taken within the seigniory of such lords. --Cowell. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.