Definition of Forhent
1. to overtake [v FORHENT, FORHENTING, FORHENTS] - See also: overtake
Lexicographical Neighbors of Forhent
Literary usage of Forhent
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Chambers's Cyclopædia of English Literature: A History, Critical and by Robert Chambers (1876)
"... and the whole fleet arrived in the firth forhent Leith the third day of May, and landed at the New Haven about xx thousand men, with great artillery and ..."