(third-person singular simple present forwelks, present participle forwelking, simple past and past participle forwelked)
From Middle English forwelken, equivalent to for- + welk. Compare Dutch verwelken (“to wither, wilt”), German verwelken (“to fade, wilt, shrivel away”). More at for-, welk.
"forwelk." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 16 January 2019. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/forwelk>.
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