(third-person singular simple present forsleeps, present participle forsleeping, simple past and past participle forslept)
From Middle English forslepen, equivalent to for- + sleep. Cognate with West Frisian forsliepe (“to forsleep”), Dutch verslapen (“to sleep off, sleep away”), German verschlafen (“to sleep away, oversleep”).
"forsleep." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 15 January 2019. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/forsleep>.
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