Froward meaning

frōwərd, -ərd
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Not easily controlled; stubbornly willful; contrary.
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(obs.) Adverse.
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(archaic) Disobedient, contrary, unmanageable; difficult to deal with; with an evil disposition.
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(obsolete) Away from.
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Origin of froward

  • Middle English fra, fro from, away fro -ward -ward –ward

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Middle English froward, fraward, equivalent to fro +‎ -ward.

    From Wiktionary