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fore-give Explained

fore-give at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: en-verb » head=fore-give|fore-giv|ing
  • to have a foreboding; to anticipate or predict
  • : As commonly mens minds use to fore-give and tell aforehand when there is some mischiefe and ill toward them--Philemon Holland, Livys Romane historie'' XXV. xxxv. (1609) 575


    * Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd ed. (1989)