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Meaning of FRO

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Fro\ (fr[=o]), adv. [OE. fra, fro, adv. & prep., Icel.
    fr[=a], akin to Dan. fra from, E. from. See {From}.]
    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}. --Milton.
    
    
  2. \Fro\, prep.
    From. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
    
    
 
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 Related Terms: a rebours, a reculons, against the grain, anticlockwise, arear, ass-backwards, astern, away, back, backward, backwards, counterclockwise, hindward, hindwards, in reverse, rearward, rearwards, retrad, widdershins
 

 

 

 

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