Word History

Etymology

Middle English froren, from Old English, past participle of frēosan to freeze

First Known Use

13th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of frore was in the 13th century

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“Frore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/frore. Accessed 24 Feb. 2024.

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