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  1. forslow(Verb)

    To delay; hinder; impede; obstruct.

    The wond'ring Nereids, though they rais'd no storm, Foreslow'd her passage, to behold her form. u2015 Dryden.

  2. forslow(Verb)

    To be dilatory about; put off; postpone; neglect; omit.

    If you can think upon any present means for his delivery, do not foreslow it. u2015 B. Jonson.

  3. forslow(Verb)

    To be slow or dilatory; loiter.

    Fore-slow no longer, make we hence amain. u2015 Shakespeare.

  4. Origin: From forslowen, forslewen, from forslawian, forslæwan, equivalent to .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Forslow(verb)

    to delay; to hinder; to neglect; to put off

  2. Forslow(verb)

    to loiter

  3. Origin: [Pref. for- + slow.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Forslow

    for-slō′, v.t. See Foreslow.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of forslow in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of forslow in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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