From Old English forweorpan (“to throw away, cast out, reject”), from for- (“far, away”) + weorpan (“to cast, throw”). More at for-, warp.
forwerpen (third-person singular simple present forwerpeth, present participle forwerpende or forwerpinge, simple past forwarp and forwurpen, past participle forworpen)
- (transitive) to cast out, reject, abandon, banish
- (transitive) to shed, cast off
- (transitive) to renounce, forsay
- (transitive) to waste
- (transitive) to neglect; to refrain from doing