(third-person singular simple present fortakes, present participle fortaking, simple past fortook, past participle fortaken)
From Middle English fortaken, equivalent to for- + take. Cognate with Norwegian dialectal fortaka (“to assail, assault”), Swedish förta (“to deprive, take away, deaden”).
"fortake." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 14 January 2019. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/fortake>.
fortake. (n.d.). Retrieved January 14th, 2019, from https://www.yourdictionary.com/fortake
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