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Meaning of forolded by Wiktionary Dictionary

forolded


    Alternative forms

    • for-olded

    Etymology

    From Middle English, past participle of forolden, forealdien, from Old English forealdian ( “to grow old, decay” ), equivalent to for- +‎ eld. Cognate with Dutch verouderd ( “outdated, obsolete, old-fashioned” ), German veraltet ( “outdated, obsolete, antiquated” ), Swedish föråldrad ( “outdated, antiquated, archaic” ) .

    Adjective

    forolded ( comparative more forolded, superlative most forolded )

    1. ( UK dialectal ) Worn out with age; very old .