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forbore (See forbear)
n : a person from whom you are descended [syn: forebear] v : not do something; "He refrained from hitting him back"; "she could not forbear weeping" [syn: refrain] [ant: act] [also: forborne, forbore]

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  1. simple past of forbear
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