(third-person singular simple present infangs, present participle infanging, simple past and past participle infanged)
From in- + fang. Compare Old English onfōn (past participle onfangen; "to take, receive, perceive, comprehend, accept, take to one’s self, sponsor, harbor, favor unrighteously, take hold of, undertake, undergo, begin, conceive").
- Alternative form of infangthief.
Shortened from infangthief.