Bethrow meaning

To throw; throw about or around; cast; turn over to; cast down; deject; lay prostrate.
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To throw or twist about; throw off; torture.
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Origin of bethrow

  • From Middle English bethrowen, bithrawen (“to torture”), from Old English beþrāwan (“to twist”), equivalent to be- +‎ throw. Cognate with West Frisian bedraaie (“to cheat, deceive”), Dutch bedraaien (“to involve”), German bedrehen (“to heave to, come to”).

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