forslow

verb
for·​slow | \ fə(r)ˈslō \

Definition of forslow

archaic
: to put off : delay

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History and Etymology for forslow

Middle English forslewen to be slow, delay, from Old English forslǣwan, forslāwian, from for- + -slǣwan, slāwian to be slow, from slāw slow

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“Forslow.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forslow. Accessed 23 Jan. 2021.

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