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forsooth

Line breaks: for|sooth
Pronunciation: /fəˈsuːθ
 
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Definition of forsooth in English:

adverb

[sentence adverb] archaic or humorous
Indeed (often used ironically): it’s a kind of wine bar for royals, forsooth
More example sentences
  • ‘Ah, forsooth, and is it your worship indeed?‘cried the good dame.

Origin

Old English forsōth (see for, sooth).

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