fosset

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

fosset (plural fossets)

  1. Obsolete form of faucet.
    • William Shakespeare's Coriolanus, ii 1
      You are ambitious for poor knaves' caps and legs; you wear out a good wholesome forenoon in hearing a cause between an orange-wife and a fosset-seller, and then rejourn the controversy of threepence to a second day of audience.

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

fosset

  1. third-person singular present active subjunctive of fossō

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

fosset

  1. inflection of fosse:
    1. simple past
    2. past participle