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foison

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noun foi·son \ˈfȯi-zən\

Definition of foison

  1. 1 archaic :  rich harvest

  2. 2 chiefly Scottish :  physical energy or strength

  3. 3 plural obsolete :  resources



Origin of foison

Middle English foisoun, from Anglo-French fuisun, foison, from Latin fusion-, fusio outpouring — more at fusion


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with foison


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