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be- +‎ fortune


befortune (third-person singular simple present befortunes, present participle befortuning, simple past and past participle befortuned)

  1. (poetic, dated, transitive) To befall.
    • Shakespeare
      I wish all good befortune you.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for befortune in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)