for·hoo | \fərˈhü\
variants: or forhooie \-ˈhü‧ē \

Definition of forhoo 


: to forsake or abandon

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History and Etymology for forhoo

Middle English forhowen, forhohien to despise, reject, abandon, from Old English forhogian (akin to Old Saxon farhuggian to despise, Old High German farhuggen), from for- + hogian to care for, think about; akin to Old English hycgan to think, consider, understand

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