avaunt

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adverb \ə-ˈvȯnt, -ˈvänt\

Definition of avaunt

  1. :  away, hence

Origin and Etymology of avaunt

Middle English, literally, forward, from Anglo-French avant, from Latin abante forward, before, from ab from + ante before — more at of, ante-


First Known Use: 15th century

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