verb (used with or without object) Archaic.
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I wis not well if I have been wise on the last page or no, as Father did seem diverted to hear me to say I would fain be.Joyce Morrell's Harvest|Emily Sarah Holt
To parley with thee am I come this time 6with other terms,6 for I wis it is thou art the renowned Cuchulain.
I wis ye have power to kill my body, but my soul never shall ye have power to touch.Mistress Margery|Emily Sarah Holt
Two Soldaten wis gons stant at ze door, ant into ze room steps ze man in ze grey Uberrock, who had sat with us in ze coffeehouse.Boyhood|Leo Tolstoy
The half-choked culprit smiled with benign expression, "I wis makin' a joyfu' noise," he replied calmly.In Search of El Dorado|Alexander MacDonald