enow

adverb or adjective

i-ˈnau̇ How to pronounce enow (audio)
i-ˈnō
archaic
: enough

Word History

Etymology

Middle English inow, from Old English genōg

First Known Use

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of enow was before the 12th century

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Cite this Entry

“Enow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/enow. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

Kids Definition

enow

adverb or adjective, archaic
: enough
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