verb (used with or without object) Archaic.
Origin of ween
Related formsun·weened, adjective
Can be confusedwean ween
Examples from the Web for weened
It satisfied the part of me that grew up and was weened on SNL.Michaela Watkins: Fired From ‘SNL’ To Hollywood’s Funniest Scene-Stealer|Kevin Fallon|March 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Thou wouldst have weened it was a hammering wherewith each hair was hammered into his head, with such an uprising it rose.
She weened himself had done it, / and all unaided he, Nor wot she one far mightier / was thither come so secretly.
I weened in this court had been the best knights without treachery or treason.Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume I (of II)|Thomas Malory
She weened to save the hero, / yet wrought she nothing save his bane.
I weened he spoke in jest and did but answer—If thou seest aught else, prithee show it unto me.Paris and its Story|Thomas Okey