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infare

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noun in·fare \ˈin-ˌfer\

Definition of infare

chiefly dialect

  1. :  a reception for a newly married couple



Origin of infare

Middle English, entrance, from Old English infær, from in + fær way, from faran to go — more at fare


First Known Use: 1595


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