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methinks

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verb impersonal me·thinks \mi-ˈthiŋ(k)s\

Simple Definition of methinks

  • : I think

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of methinks

past

methought

play \-ˈthȯt\

archaic

  1. :  it seems to me

Origin and Etymology of methinks

Middle English me thinketh, from Old English mē thincth, from (dative of ic I) + thincth seems, from thyncan to seem — more at i, think


First Known Use: before 12th century


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