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[fawr-duhn, fohr-]
  1. fordone.
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[fawr-doo, fohr-]
verb (used with object), fore·did, fore·done, fore·do·ing.
  1. fordo.
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Examples from the Web for foredone

Historical Examples

  • Foredone by the agitation of the past hour, he did not at once realise what it was that he saw.

    Zuleika Dobson

    Max Beerbohm

  • The Paynim hastened to the dungeon, and brought forth the Count, bearded, unkempt and foredone.

  • They reached the shore, and sat down like men desperate and foredone in a great idol temple.

    True Words for Brave Men

    Charles Kingsley

British Dictionary definitions for foredone


verb -does, -doing, -did or -done
  1. (tr) a variant spelling of fordo
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