Definisi 'forbear'

English to English
noun
1 a person from whom you are descended Terjemahkan
source: wordnet30

2 An ancestor; a forefather; -- usually in the plural. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

verb
3 refrain from doing Terjemahkan
Example:
she forbore a snicker
source: wordnet30

4 resist doing something Terjemahkan
Example:
He refrained from hitting him back
she could not forbear weeping
source: wordnet30

5 To refrain from proceeding; to pause; to delay. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913

6 To keep away from; to avoid; to abstain from; to give up; as, to forbear the use of a word of doubtful propriety. Terjemahkan
source: webster1913


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