to–ing and fro–ing

play
noun \ˈtü-iŋ-ən(d)-ˈfrō-iŋ\

Definition of to–ing and fro–ing

plural

to–ings and fro–ings

  1. :  a passing back and forth

Origin and Etymology of to–ing and fro–ing

to and fro


First Known Use: 1847


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