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Webster Dictionary

  1. Froadverb

    from; away; back or backward; -- now used only in opposition to the word to, in the phrase to and fro, that is, to and from. See To and fro under To

    Etymology: [OE. fra, fro, adv. & prep., Icel. fr, akin to Dan. fra from, E. from. See From.]

  2. Fro

    from

    Etymology: [OE. fra, fro, adv. & prep., Icel. fr, akin to Dan. fra from, E. from. See From.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fro

    frō, adv. from: back or backward.—prep. (obs.) from. [A shortened form of from; but perh. directly derived from Ice. frá, from.]

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Mythology

  1. Fro

    The Scandinavian god of tempests and winds.

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  1. for FOR, ORF

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fro in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fro in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of fro in a Sentence

  1. Winston Churchill:

    Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount.

  2. Economy Minister Peter Altmaier:

    The next few days will bring clarity, if the impression arises that there is to-ing and fro-ing, it would damage trust in politics and harm the peoples' willingness to be disciplined and to cooperate.

  3. Don Felder:

    I especially enjoyed some of the old hairstyles, with my hair down to my shoulders and a beard. And Henley's nickname used to be 'Furry Basketball' because he had that fro. It was fun to just look at what was going on in that era and how we presented ourselves on stage.

  4. Winston Churchill:

    Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount. And the tigers are getting hungry.

  5. Erik Pevernagie:

    The excessive speed of mundialization, the exacting demands of the God of consumerism and the to-and-fro swinging, from one period to another and from one domain to another, cause inner heartaches. People feel like individuals “with no sense of belonging” and characters "without qualities”. ( "The church was no longer in the middle" )

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    a rugged box (usually made of wood); used for shipping
    • A. encumbrance
    • B. whitewash
    • C. crate
    • D. helm

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