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Meaning of for to by Wiktionary Dictionary

for to


    Etymology

    for + to, compare Danish for at, Norwegian bokmål for å .

    Conjunction

    for to

    1. ( obsolete outside dialects ) in order to
    2. ( dialectal ) for; to
      I got a gun, for to shoot deer with. → I got a gun, for shooting deer. / to shoot deer with .

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    See also

    • for in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913