foxed

adjective
\ ˈfäkst How to pronounce foxed (audio) \

Definition of foxed

: discolored with foxing foxed pages

Examples of foxed in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web All that remained of those days, apart from the stories, were these exotic bottles, their labels brittle and foxed. John Seabrook, The New Yorker, "Behind the Cellar Door," 23 Jan. 2017

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First Known Use of foxed

1847, in the meaning defined above

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“Foxed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/foxed. Accessed 22 Sep. 2020.

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