Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: to forswear

abschwören
entsagen [geh.]


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He was to imagine me his love, his mistress; and I set him every day to woo me; at which time would I, being but a moonish youth, grieve, be effeminate, changeable, longing and liking, proud, fantastical, apish, shallow, inconstant, full of tears, full of smiles; for every passion something and for no passion truly anything, as boys and women are for the most part cattle of this colour; would now like him, now loathe him; then entertain him, then forswear him; now weep for him, then spit at him; that I drave my suitor from his mad humour of love to a living humour of madness; which was, to forswear the full stream of the world and to live in a nook merely monastic.
If I had a thousand sons, the first humane principle I would teach them should be to forswear thin potations and to addict themselves to sack.
Ay, but thou usest to forswear thyself.
Yes, marry, did I; but I was fain to forswear it: they would else have married me to the rotten medlar.


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entsagen [geh.] to forswear
abschwören to forswear