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fro

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preposition \frə, ˈfrō\

Definition of fro

dialectal British

  1. :  from

Origin and Etymology of fro

Middle English, from Old Norse frā; akin to Old English fram from


First Known Use: 13th century


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fro

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adverb \ˈfrō\

Definition of fro

  1. :  back, away —used in the phrase to and fro

Examples of fro in a Sentence

  1. ferries carrying passengers to and fro

14th Century

First Known Use of fro

14th century


FRO Defined for Kids

fro

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adverb \ˈfrō\

Definition of fro for Students

  1. :  in a direction away She nervously walked to and fro.


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