verb (used with object)
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Heaven forfend that change in any shape, whether of embellishment or of decay, should fall upon that cottage!
God forfend that she should come home to-night and find you here!The Black Douglas|S. R. Crockett
Unless they actually set fire to the steeple, which Heaven forfend, we can laugh at them.The Young Cavalier|Percy F. Westerman
Is it not rather the blind brute instinct of self-protection, forfend what may?Canada: the Empire of the North|Agnes C. Laut
Heaven forfend me from Lamarck nonsense of a "tendency to progression," "adaptations from the slow willing of animals," etc.!The Life and Letters of Charles Darwin, Volume I (of II)|Charles Darwin