Definition of Forsook

1. Verb. (simple past of forsake) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Forsook

1. forsake [v] - See also: forsake

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Forsook

forslip
forsloe
forsloed
forsloes
forsloth
forslouthe
forslouthed
forslow
forslowed
forslows
forslowth
forslug
forsmite
forsomuch
forsook (current term)
forsooth
forspan
forspare
forspeak
forspeaks
forspend
forspends
forspent
forspill
forspoke
forspoken
forspread
forsta
forstall

Literary usage of Forsook

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1. A Journal Or Historical Account of the Life, Travels, Sufferings, Christian by George Fox, William Penn, Margaret Askew Fell Fox (1839)
"of God, which was just, holy, good, and perfect, it kept them good, just, ' holy, and savoury ; but when they turned their backs on the Lord, and 'forsook ..."

2. Le Morte Darthur: Sir Thomas Malory's Book of King Arthur and of His Noble by Thomas Malory, Alfred William Pollard, William Caxton (1903)
"CHAPTER LXXIV How the second day Palomides forsook Sir Tristram, and went to the contrary party against him. THEN there was a cry unto all knights, ..."

3. The New Schaff-Herzog Encyclopedia of Religious Knowledge: Embracing by Johann Jakob Herzog, Philip Schaff, Albert Hauck (1910)
"About this time, however, the presidency was charged with misappropriating trust funds, and several prominent leaders forsook the church. ..."

4. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1820)
"... forsook the limited society of people where there was neither marriage nor giving in marriage, and united herself to a staunch Cameronian, and a wealthy ..."

5. Handy-book of Literary Curiosities by William Shepard Walsh (1892)
"There was a Young Lady of Lucca, Whose lovers completely forsook her; So she rushed up a tree, and s:iid, " Fiddle-de-dee 1" Which embarrassed the people of ..."

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