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ลองค้นหาคำในรูปแบบอื่นๆ เพื่อให้ได้ผลลัพธ์มากขึ้นหรือน้อยลง: -forsooth-, *forsooth*
English-Thai: HOPE Dictionary [with local updates]
forsooth(ฟอร์ซูธ') adv. ตามความจริง,จริง ๆ

English-Thai: Nontri Dictionary
forsooth(adv) ตามความจริง,เป็นจริง,แท้จริง,จริงๆ

Oxford Advanced Learners Dictionary (pronunciation guide only)
forsooth    (a) (f oo1 s uu1 th)

Result from Foreign Dictionaries (4 entries found)

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Forsooth \For*sooth"\, adv. [AS. fors[=o][eth]; for, prep. +
     s[=o][eth] sooth, truth. See {For}, prep., and {Sooth}.]
     In truth; in fact; certainly; very well; -- formerly used as
     an expression of deference or respect, especially to woman;
     now used ironically or contemptuously.
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           A fit man, forsooth, to govern a realm!  --Hayward.
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           Our old English word forsooth has been changed for the
           French madam.                            --Guardian.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Forsooth \For*sooth"\, v. t.
     To address respectfully with the term forsooth. [Obs.]
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           The captain of the "Charles" had forsoothed her, though
           he knew her well enough and she him.     --Pepys.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Forsooth \For*sooth"\, n.
     A person who used forsooth much; a very ceremonious and
     deferential person. [R.]
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           You sip so like a forsooth of the city.  --B. Jonson.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  forsooth
      adv 1: an archaic word originally meaning `in truth' but now
             usually used to express disbelief

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