forspent

adjective
for·​spent | \ fər-ˈspent How to pronounce forspent (audio) , fȯr- \

Definition of forspent

archaic

First Known Use of forspent

1563, in the meaning defined above

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“Forspent.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forspent. Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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