felefold

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English felefold (multiple, many; varied, diverse), equivalent to feel (many) +‎ -fold, from Old English felefeald (manifold, many times over), also felafeald. Compare Dutch veelvoud, German Vielfalt.

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felefold (comparative more felefold, superlative most felefold)

  1. (obsolete) Manifold; multiple, various; varied, diverse adv: many times over; in many ways; in various ways or places
    The grapes grovid a-grete in gardyns aboute, And oþer fruytz felefold in feldes and closes.Mum and the Sothsegger

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  • Century Dictionary and Cyclopdia