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doc Definition of forbear
    English to English
  • a person from whom you are descended
  • source: WordNet 3.0
  • An ancestor; a forefather; -- usually in the plural.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • refrain from doing
  • She forbore a snicker.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • resist doing something
  • He refrained from hitting him back.
    She could not forbear weeping.
    source: WordNet 3.0
  • To refrain from proceeding; to pause; to delay.
  • source: Webster 1913
  • To keep away from; to avoid; to abstain from; to give up; as, to forbear the use of a word of doubtful propriety.
  • source: Webster 1913
    English to Tagalog
  • [forbÝr] Tumigil; humint˘; magpigil
  • source: Diccionario Ingles-Espa˝ol-Tagalog
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