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iwis

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adverb \ē-ˈwis, ī-\

Definition of iwis

archaic

  1. :  surely



Origin and Etymology of iwis

Middle English, from Old English gewis certain; akin to Old High German giwisso certainly, Old English witan to know — more at wit


First Known Use: 12th century

Rhymes with iwis

abyss, amiss, Brown Swiss, coulisse, dehisce, dismiss, French kiss, koumiss, near miss, remiss, submiss


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