for thy

adverb

Definition of for thy

obsolete
: on this account : therefore
  • have no care for thy
  • —Edmund Spenser

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Origin and Etymology of for thy

Middle English forthy, from Old English forthȳ, from for + thȳ, instrumental of thæt it, that


forthy

adjective \ ˈfōrthi \

Definition of forthy

1 dialectal, British : forward and enterprising : inclined to be officious
2 dialectal, British : open and friendly in nature and disposition : affable

Origin and Etymology of forthy

1forth + -y


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