proface

interjection
pro·​face | \ prōˈfās \

Definition of proface

obsolete
used as a salutation in welcoming or drinking healthsProface! What you want in meat, we'll have in drink— Shakespeare

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History and Etymology for proface

Middle French (bon) prou (vous) fasse, literally, may it make you good profit

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“Proface.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/proface. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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